Congress files FIR against Nagaland deputy CM for violating MCC
The Congress on Tuesday filed an FIR against Nagaland deputy chief minister Y Patton for allegedly violating the model code of conduct during the April 11 Lok Sabha polls in the state.
According to reports, the FIR has been filed at Wokha police station of Nagaland.
Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee said that the FIR has been filed against Patton for serious violation of model code of conduct as he was seen wearing a scarf of BJP.
The Committee also said that a complaint has also been filed against Patton for criminal conduct of impersonation and forgery by indulging in proxy voting.
The Congress demanded repolling in the 37 Riphyim Old polling station located in the minister’s home constituency Tyui in Wokha district. However, the request of the Congress was not accepted for recommendation to the Election Commission by Returning Officer M Patton.