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Election Commission inactive in bogus voting in Gurgaon
The AAP candidate from Gurgaon, Yogendra Yadav restated his demand for a re-poll in 110 booths across the constituency expressing agony that the Election Commission did not take any action despite the party submitting 'proof' of 'large-scale rigging' during the April 10 polls.
In a letter sent to chief election commissioner VS Sampath, Yogendra spoke about the media reports that initiated that a village in Mewat, which reported a high turnout, did not have a comparable number of people with their finger inked and villagers admitting to pre- poll consensus on who they would vote.

The letter read ''We also submitted a scientific analysis of the polling station-wise turnout data, which established that there was a cluster of booths that recorded abnormally high turnout, upwards of 90% or even 95%, that these were concentrated in the areas where we had complained about rigging and that the dispersion of turnout did not follow normal statistical pattern in the three segments (Nuh, Firozpur-Zhirka and Punhana) of the constituency. This statistical analysis suggests that rigging may have been more widespread than the 110 polling stations that we have mentioned in our original complaint.''

Times Of India reported that AAP held a press conference immediately after the election ended on April 10 alleging large-scale rigging in 110 booths in Rewari, Sohna and Mewat. The next day, Yadav gave a formal representation to the returning officer and the EC, rendering them the details of the nature of the irregularity in the polling stations along with the 'audio-visual evidence'. A few days later, senior party leader Prashant Bhushan met a full bench of the EC.

The letter also said ''It is one month since the day of polling. While I am yet to receive a formal response to my representation, my colleague Prashant Bhushan was told in his meeting with the commission that you have received reports from below and are not in favour of re-polling. I must confess that I am really shocked. I do not know whether you went by the report of the same officials whose negligence or collusion was responsible for these irregularities or the commission obtained an independent report in the matter.''

Yadav entreated the EC to reconsider the issue. According to party sources, it did not receive any response from EC till late Monday.

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