Returning Officer for Rajabala constituency on Tuesday issued show cause notices to NPP legislator from Phulbari SG Esmatur Mominin and former GHADC member Fozibur Rahman for alleged violation of the model code of conduct and COVID-19 protocols.
This came after the Congress candidate Hashina Yasmin Mondal lodged a complaint against the duo for conducting nighttime election campaigns at Belbari and Nalbari beyond 7 pm up to 10.30 pm on Monday.
According to the complaint, both have therefore defied the MCC and COVID-19 protocols enforced by the Election Commission of India and
The notice issued by the RO said, “Therefore, you are hereby directed to show cause within 24 hours of receipt of this letter why appropriate action should not be taken against you for willful violation of the MCC and the COVID-19 protocols.” .
It also stated that the complainant has also produced recorded videography of the above mentioning meeting proceedings as evidence.