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Goel receives call about deletion of his name from electoral roll, moves CEO

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Thursday claimed he received a phone call telling him the BJP got his name deleted from electoral rolls, and moved the with a complaint against the Party.

The BJP has been alleging that people are receiving phone calls on behalf of the ruling Party telling them that their names were deleted from electoral rolls but they need not worry as got them added back.

Goel said he received the call a few days back with the caller telling him that the BJP has got his name deleted from the electoral list.

The senior BJP leader, a former of the party, lodged the complaint against the and its convener with the CEO.

He demanded that the CEO gets the matter investigated thoroughly and legal action be initiated at the earliest.

He also demanded that responsibility should be fixed on the owners and management of the call centres for making such "bogus calls" to voters.

Earlier such complaints were forwarded to the which acted against centres from where such calls were being made.

The has protest against such action.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 21:31 IST