Teeka Ram Meena confirms bogus voting attempt in Manjeswaram
Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Teeka Ram Meena on Tuesday said there was an attempt to cast bogus vote in Manjeswaram constituency.
Meena said that a woman identified as Nabeesa had tried to cast bogus vote and she was arrested by police. The CEO clarified that re-polling will not be held in any booths.
Meena said that Nabeesa tried to cast her vote in booth 43, impersonating as another woman who is also named Nabeesa.
The presiding officer found out that she was not the real Nabeesa. Following which, she was handed over to police. A case has been registered under sections 171 F and D of IPC, Meena added.