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Lok Sabha Elections 2024 Coimbatore election FST team seized money after finding 10 rupees extra from limit

(*10*)Coimbatore Lok Sabha Elections 2024: In Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, the Election Flying Squad Team (FST) seized Rs 50,010 from a lady for finding simply Rs 10 greater than the limit of carrying money in the course of the election code of conduct. The sufferer lady Suriya Priya (34) has complained about this matter to the State Election Fee and the District Collector.

(*10*)In keeping with Suria Priya, “The flying squad team, which enforces the code of conduct, first requested them for Rs 20, after which I took out Rs 10 stored behind the cellular cowl. Then they confiscated my money saying that that is in opposition to the conduct of conduct. It’s Rs 10 greater than the limit of carrying money as per the code. I even confirmed them the message of withdrawing money from my laptop computer and telephone however they intentionally confiscated my money.”

(*10*)She was taking money for fee

(*10*)The sufferer is an accountant in her husband Suresh Babu's firm Nava India. His firm manufactures mixer grinders. He was stopped by FST for checking close to Indira Backyard in Singanallur at 11 am. Suriya Priya was then going from dwelling to pay the workers of her husband's firm. She mentioned, “The seized money was within the type of Rs 500 notes. I used to be going to offer them to the corporate staff. I do know and perceive very nicely the principles of the mannequin code of conduct relevant in the course of the elections. That’s the reason I voted with out displaying any papers in the course of the elections. I had simply left with Rs 50,000, beneath the limit of carrying money of Rs 50,000. I additionally tried to clarify rather a lot to the police throughout that point.”

(*10*)Police returned the money after 3 hours

(*10*)FST returned the money to Suriya Priya about three hours after seizing it, after which she met Collector Kranti Kumar Pati and lodged a criticism. In keeping with Election Fee officers, “He didn’t intend to harass Suriya Priya.” He was simply doing his responsibility. The money was seized just because he had no paperwork. After presenting the mandatory papers on their behalf, we handed over the money to them.” The Coimbatore District Justice of the Peace later mentioned, “We’ll get the matter investigated and if the allegations are discovered to be true within the investigation, we’ll take motion in opposition to the Election Fee officers.”

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