Ahead of Punjab elections, Election commission has recovered hundreds of IOU’s promising free Rum, beer and Whiskey as bait in Chandigarh.
It is also reported that Drugs are also being circulated across the state to attract the voters. This is not new for Punjab as due to paralyzed political system political parties are blaming each other for this awful situation.
The Chief Election Officer, VK Singh said “It is for the first time that we are seeing the coupon system. We got this after someone tipped us off on our 24-hour call centre,” said
Over the weekend EC officials recovered 10,000 bottles from an old cotton mill, not far from Lambi, where Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal is contesting against Captain Amarinder Singh of the Congress.
EC also seized 5,355 bottles of local liquor, 1,306 bottles of IMFL and 3,480 bottles of beer.