Ujjain : An FIR was filed against BJP candidate from Ujjain South, Mohan adav at Madhav Nagar police station here on Monday for distributing money during election campaigning recently. adav was booked under Section 123 of the Representation of People’s Act, 1950 and Section 171 ( B) of the IPC. BJP candidate Mohan adav was found violating Model Code of Conduct ( MCC) while distributing notes of denominations to Rs 10, 20 and 50 during election campaigning in constituency area 217 Ujjain South. adav was caught on camera giving money to young girls and woman who applied vermillion ( tilak) on his forehead while he was seeking blessings for winning the election.
Newspapers published the photograph in which adav was distributing money to voters. Police sources said that the aforesaid provisions are bailable offences and adav would appear in the police station to get the bail.