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Congress claims Manipur government violated election Code of Conduct

Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) has complained that the BJP-led Manipur state government has violated the election Code of Conduct

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Press Trust of India  |  Imphal 

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Pradesh Committee (MPCC) has complained to the Election Commission of India that the BJP-led state government has violated the election Code of Conduct by issuing several policy orders after the announcement of the Code of Conduct.

K Meghachandra Singh, Working President of MPCC in a Press conference held at Bhavan, Imphal on Tuesday, said that state government issued orders converting many private colleges into government aided colleges.

The decision was taken in a cabinet meeting held late Friday night, hours ahead of the election Code of Conduct kicking in.

Singh also demanded a CBI enquiry into cases of alleged misappropriation of state government funds meant for public works.

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First Published: Wed, January 12 2022. 11:54 IST