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RO issues show cause notice to Thromwa Konyak


Dimapur, March 30: Returning Officer for 1-Nagaland Parliamentary Constituency 2019, M. Patton, IAS has issued a show cause notice to Independent candidate, Dr MM Thromwa Konyak for circulating in the social media that if he wins the election, he will build churches and send 10,000 missionaries into India and to countries across the world to spread Christianity.
The notice stated that the article published by “The Times of India” on March 29 through an interview with Dr MM Thromwa Konyak further reaffirmed the promises.
RO mentioned that Thromwa Konyak has violated the Model Code of Conduct by seeking votes on religious lines, and show cause notice has been issued as to why action should not be initiated against him as per legal provisions in the election law.
(Page News Service)