Free Press Journal

EC issues show cause notice to Mulayam


The Election Commission today issued a show cause notice to Samajwadi Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening contractual government teachers to vote for his party if they want to retain their jobs.

In its show cause notice, the Commission said, prima face by making the aforesaid statements, Yadav has violated the model code of conduct . The poll body asked him to explain his position by Sunday. During a poll rally in Bulandshahr on the 3rd of this month, SP chief had threatened contractual government teachers saying either vote for his party or risk losing their permanent status.