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'You didn’t act when in office': EC counters ex-CEC SY Quraishi's charge that it did not go all out to punish hate speeches during Delhi Assembly polls


  • EC) has countered the charge of former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) SY Quraishi that it did not go the distance in punishing hate speeches during the campaigning for the Delhi Assembly election

  • Quraishi had written an article for an English daily, saying it was unfortunate that the EC did not go the distance in punishing hate speeches during the Delhi poll campaign

  • Quraishi, who was the CEC between July 2010 and June 2012, did not respond to the calls and messages seeking his reaction.

New Delhi: The Election Commission (EC) has countered the charge of former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC ...


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