Rs. 8.27 lakh, along with Two Fake EVMs Seized

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  • Two fake electronic voting machines and Rs.8.27 lakh were seized by the Nuapada district police.
  • The accused assert to be a nephew of Rajdendra Dholkia,Janata Dal candidate from Nuapada Assembly seat.
  • The money seized belongs to private English medium school managed by the sitting MLA.
  • A multi-agency squad with officials and police from the Income Tax department will investigate the seized amount.
  • The school's accounts will also be verified under the guideline of Election Commission of India as the income source is required if a person is carrying more than Rs.50,000.

Exams Perspective:

  1. Electronic Voting Machine (EVM)
  2. ECI
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