Punjab Polls 2017: Amarinder singh have sent a letter to Election Commission, EC asking to sent back the aap volunteers from outside state.
Citing law and order problem, he asked the Election Commission (EC) to send back AAP volunteers who had come from another state.
Amarinder said he had written to the Election Commission to take have the knowledge of the fact that AAP had inducted above 27,000 Punjabi-origin people settled elsewhere and including foreign nationals, and 40,000 volunteers from other states to campaign for their candidates for assembly polls.
As per the Election Commission of India guidelines, outsiders cannot stay in state for elections on the appointed dates and are supposed to leave the state 48 hours before the polling.
Some Facts About Punjab's polls 2017
|Ruling Party||Shiromani Akali Dal ( BJP Alliance)|
|Opposition Party||Indian National Congress|
|Chief Minister||Shri Parkash Singh Badal|
|Governor||Shri V.P. Singh Badnore|
|Chief Electoral Officer||Shri V.K Singh, I.A.S.|
|Address||SCO 29-30, Sector 17E ,Chandigarh - 160017|
Punjab Assembly Election 2017 Dates
|Date of Notification||11.01.2017 (WED)|
|last Date of Making Nomination||18.01.2017 (WED)|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||19.01.2017 (THU)|
|Withdrawal of Candidature||21.01.2017 (SAT)|
|Date of Poll||04.02.2017 (SAT)|
|Date of Counting||11.03.2017 (SAT)|
|Date of Completion||15.03.2017 (WED)|
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