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Man held for taking selfie inside polling station in Telangana

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

A man was taken into custody after he allegedly took a while casting his vote at a polling station in here Friday, police said.

The voter identified as Shiv Shankar, clicked a inside the polling booth this morning, following which a complaint was lodged by an and a case was registered, they said.

"Use of mobile phone within the polling station is prohibited.

He took a inside the polling station and has been taken into custody," of Police (Shamshabad Zone) N Prakash Reddy told PTI.

A case under IPC section 188 (Disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) has been registered, the DCP said.

The has banned use of inside polling stations.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, December 07 2018. 14:00 IST
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