Chidambaram to reply to Election Commission notice today

April 6th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI  

P. Chidambaram New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram will reply to a Election Commission notice today for allegedly offering poll sops during his Rajasthan visit for a security review.

On Sunday, the Election Commission issued a notice to Chidambaram for violating the model code of conduct.

The Commission received a complaint from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in this regard.

Earlier, the Commission also issued notice to senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh for distributing currency notes among the people in Barmer district of Rajasthan. Jaswant has been asked to reply on Tuesday. (ANI)

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