57,000 bogus votes identified: AP CEO
Andhra Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Sisodia said 57,000 bogus votes were identified and instructions were given to weed out them. Based on complaints, the CEO inspected the electoral list in several mandals under the Sattenapalli Assembly constituency in Guntur district. He visited the houses randomly and checked the presence of members. The CEO stated 1.5 lakh votes are in enquiry stage. If votes found bogus, they will be deleted from the electoral list, he mentioned. Sisodia directed local officials to take action on two staff members for indulging in irregularities.