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Computer Baba files reply to EC; says Digvijaya Singh event was religious not political

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Namdas also known as 'Computer Baba' has replied to an notice to him on an event in which he was seen with

in his reply said that the event was not a political program but a religious one.

said, "It was a religious ritual, there was no political program, no information was given about where to put any political poster. Some anti-social elements may have put the posters."

"No political speeches have been given here, the invitation was given to common people. The BJP is complaining because the saints are not with them hence the BJP is frightened," he added.

had organised a three-day camp along with Singh and other saints here.

The of (ECI) on Thursday issued a notice to after filed a complaint against him alleging that he was fanning communal sentiments while campaigning for Congress' Lok Sabha candidate

will go to polls in the sixth phase of on May 12, and counting of votes will take place on May 23.

In Bhopal, Digvijaya is contesting against BJP's Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur from Lok Sabha seat.

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First Published: Sat, May 11 2019. 14:51 IST