Majitha: On the charge of luring voters of Bhoa village, falling under Majitha segment, police nabbed Avinash Jolly, Deputy Mayor, of MC, Amritsar, along with his aides.
Jolly was spotted offering money to the voters to vote in favour of Bikram Singh Majithia, SAD nominee and sitting MLA from Majitha.
A case under Section 188 of IPC had been registered against the culprits in Majitha police station.
Stating this, SSP(rural), A Elenchezian, disclosed that the matter was brought to the notice by Sukhjinder Raj Singh Lalli Majithia, a Congress nominee. After a tip off, the police was sent to the village which arrested the accused red handed while offering money to the voters.
He also disclosed that Jolly and his accomplices had arrived in SUV, bearing registration no PB-65Q-3030 which has also been impounded. The SSP disclosed that Jolly was offering money to the villagers in the name of shagun schemes, old age and widow pensions and misguiding them that the government had extended this benefit for the
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