April 3 : The Election Commission of India has issued notice to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath over his ‘Modi ki sena’ remarks, made during a speech.
Adityanath has to file his reply by April 5.Earlier,Uttar Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer has sought a report from Ghaziabad election office over CM Yogi Adityanath’s speech, dubbing the Indian Army as “Modi ji ki sena” (Modi’s army).
The CEO in Lucknow has asked for a factual report from District Election Office (DEO) Ghaziabad by Tuesday afternoon, an official said.
Adityanath, while campaigning for sitting MP and Union minister V K Singh in Ghaziabad, said “Congress ke log aatankwadiyon ko biryani khilate the aur Modi ji ki sena aatankwadiyon ko goli aur gola deti hai (Congress people would feed biryani to terrorists, while Modi’s army gives them bullet or bomb). This is the difference. The Congress people use ‘ji’ in Masood Azhar’s name to encourage terrorism.”