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Babul Supriyo's BJP campaign song not yet passed by EC

"We have discussed all the complaints against him (Supriyo) at the state level and have forwarded our observations to the ECI (Election Commission of India)," he said.

IANS  |  Kolkata 

The (CEO) is yet to give the nod to the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) campaign song composed by

A official hinted on Tuesday that Narendra Modi's Brigade Parade Ground rally, slated for Wednesday, may not hear the campaign song.

"The (MCMC) has not given permission yet. The party has not submitted the modified version, " told reporters here.

"We have discussed all the complaints against him (Supriyo) at the state level and have forwarded our observations to the ECI (Election Commission of India)," he said.

Asked if the song can be played during the Prime Minister's Brigade Parade rally, he reiterated: "We haven't given permission".

The BJP had submitted a transcript of the lyrics of the campaign song to the Media MCMC, following which the had asked the party to submit a revised version.

The has slapped a show cause notice on Supriyo for not seeking permission before releasing a video of the campaign song on

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First Published: Tue, April 02 2019. 16:34 IST
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