Prime minister Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi’s roadshow in Ahmedabad on 12th December has been denied permission by police, citing law and order situation in the area .
Pointing out the Election Commission’s guidelines, the police said the roadshows would have created law and order problems.
Police Commissioner of Ahmedabad, Anup Kumar Singh told ANI,”Request by BJP & Congress for conducting PM Modi & Rahul Gandhi’s road show tomorrow, turned down by Police due to security, law & order reasons & to avoid public inconvenience.”
Meanwhile, both leaders have been allowed to hold public meetings.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (traffic) H R Muliyana told The Indian Express that BJP has sought perimssion for roadshow from Dharnidhar Derasar to Bapu Nagar whereas Congress asked for a permission of roadshow from Jagannath temple to Menco area.