New Delhi ,May 9th The Election Commission has sought a detailed report on whether Rahul Gandhi violated the rules by entering the area where votes are actually cast in polling booths in his constituency of Amethi on Wednesday. Other parties had alleged that Mr Gandhi inspected electronic voting machines, or EVMs, in three polling booths.
. A party delegation led by M Venkaiah Naidu had met Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath yesterday, and drew its attention to the alleged violation of electoral laws by Mr Gandhi in Amethi.
He alleged that the Congress leader had been let off despite the fact that he had inspected the EVMs during the polling hours in the special enclosures where they were stationed,