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Urmila witness discrepancy in signatures on EVM form; files complaint in EC

PTI
Published : May 23, 2019, 1:05 pm IST
Updated : May 23, 2019, 1:28 pm IST

The actor, who was trailing against BJP's Gopal Shetty by over 1,45,991 votes, said a complaint was filed with EC in this connection.

Congress' Mumbai-North Lok Sabha seat candidate Urmila Matondkar. (Photo: File)
 Congress' Mumbai-North Lok Sabha seat candidate Urmila Matondkar. (Photo: File)

Mumbai: Congress' Mumbai-North Lok Sabha seat candidate Urmila Matondkar on Thursday alleged that there was a mismatch in signatures on an electronic voting machine (EVM) form.

The actor, who was trailing against BJP's Gopal Shetty by over 1,45,991 votes, said a complaint was filed with the Election Commission in this connection.

"On the form of EVM 17C from Magathane, the signatures and the machine numbers are different. A complaint has been filed with the Election Commission," she said in a tweet.

The actor, who is making her debut in electoral politics, earlier described the 2019 Lok Sabha polls as the "deciding election for the country".

 

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