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Lok Sabha Polls: BJP files complaint against Arvind Kejriwal’s wife for allegedly having ‘Two Voter ID Cards’

Days after Aam Aadmi Party attacked Bharatiya Janata Party East Delhi Candidate Gautam Gambhir for having ‘two voters ID Cards’, the saffron party on Monday hit back with a complaint. In a complaint filed in the Delhi Court, BJP Spokesperson Harish Khurrana alleged that AAP Chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal‘s wife Sunita Kejriwal of having two Voter ID Cards, possession of two is a criminal offense.

Khurana in a complaint said Sunita Kejriwal have two voter ID Cards, one from National Capital’s Chandni Chowk Assembly while another one from Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad.

‘Today, I have filed a petition in Tiz Hazari court against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his wife Sunita Kejriwal on the issue of having two voter cards. I am sure Kejriwal had three voter cards even five years ago. Now his wife shows that there is something fishy’, said BJP Spokesperson Harish Khurana in a tweet.

Bharatiya Janata Party in a petition seeks court direction to Delhi Police to file a complaint against Chief Minister’s wife under various sections of Representation of Peoples Act, 1950 including section 17 and 31.

Section 17 of the Representation of People Act states that provides that no person is entitled to be enrolled as a voter in more than one constituency and its violation is a criminal offence punishable with maximum one-year imprisonment. While Section 31 of the Act makes a false declaration in the matter of inclusion or exclusion of voter rolls punishable with up to one year in prison.

This came days after AAP East Delhi Candidate Atishi accused Gautam Gambhir of having two voter ID Cards. She has filed a criminal complaint in the trial court against cricketer & BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir on the issue. Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court to hear the matter on May 1.

READ: Lok Sabha Polls 2019: AAP alleges Gautam Gambhir of having ‘two Voter IDs’; files criminal complaint

AAP has alleged that Gambhir is a registered voter from Karol Bagh Assembly seat as well as  Rajinder Nagar Assembly constituency of the national capital and have two voter ID Cards.

Lok Sabha Polls 2019 has already begun and would spread on Seven Phases starting from April 11 to May 19. Counting of Votes and Results for the mega Battle of ballots will be announced on May 23.

BJP in Delhi will be taking on Aam Aadmi Party and Congress. All 7 seats of Delhi will vote on May 12.

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