Assam: Show cause notices issued to Hailakandi MLAs for alleged election misconduct

Assam: Show cause notices issued to Hailakandi MLAs for alleged election misconduct

2 MLAs from Hailakandi, Assam have been issued show cause notices following allegations of misconduct during the recent elections. They have been given a strict 5-day deadline to respond, with severe consequences implied for failure to provide a satisfactory reply.

Story highlights
  • Show cause notices issued to two MLAs from Hailakandi, Assam.
  • MLAs given strict 5-day deadline to respond to allegations of misconduct during the elections.
  • Allegations made public by General Secretary of the All India United Democratic Front.

2 Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) from Hailakandi, have been served show cause notices, marking a new chapter in the post-election scrutiny. Katlicherra MLA Sujam Uddin Laskar and Algapur MLA Nizam Uddin Chowdhury have both been asked to respond to the notices within a strict deadline of 5 days. Failure to provide a satisfactory reply may result in severe consequences, as per the issued warning.

The notices were issued in response to allegations leveled against the MLAs regarding their conduct during the recent elections. All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) General Secretary Aminul Islam addressed the media in a press conference, shedding light on the accusations. He claimed that Sujam Uddin Laskar had allegedly supported the Congress candidate during the elections, an act deemed inappropriate given the political context.

Furthermore, allegations of collusion with the Congress party have been directed at Nizamuddin Chowdhury, adding another layer of complexity to the situation. These allegations surfaced following a viral phone call that purportedly contained incriminating evidence.

Edited By: sanchayaita roy
Published On: May 16, 2024