EC Issues Show Cause Notice To OPS
Chennai: Rival AIADMK leader O.Pannerselvam received a show cause notice from Election Commission today which alleges that OPS group is peddling with the symbol Electric Pole with original AIDMK’s symbol Two Leaves in RK nagar By Poll.
The Election Commission, which itself carried out investigation before issuing the said notice, asked OPS to give explanation before April 3rd. Rival AIADMK groups were barred from using Two Leaves symbol and they were allotted HAT and Electric Pole for RK Nagar By Poll by EC. Sasikala camp alleged that OPS faction was misleading voters by peddling the symbol Electric Pole with original iconic symbol of AMMA’s AIADMK, Two leaves.
OPS filed E.Madhusudan from his party as candidate and Dinakaran is from Sasikala camp, with both facing DMK and BJP parties for TK Nagar by-Poll which will be held on April 12. The by-Poll was. necessitated because of the demise of Jayalalithaa.