RTI reveals 20 lakh EVMs missing from EC, according to Frontline magazine - ABN
Thu, May 09, 2019, 11:49 AM
An RTI activist Manoranjan Roy had filed a PIL in the Bombay High Court on March 27, 2018 over missing of 20 lakh EVMs from the Election Commission of India (ECI). Based on the data Roy had procured from the EC, ECIL and BEL, there was a vast difference in procurement, storage and deployment of EVMs. Both companies gave reply to the RTI queries that they supplied 39.14 lakh EVMs to the EC. The RTI activist also found financial fraud of Rs 116.55 crore in procurement and storage of EVMs by the EC.