Prohibit victory celebrations urgently: EC to states, UT’s amid Assembly election results

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New Delhi: Despite a prohibition connected triumph processions imposed by the Election Commission (EC) successful the aftermath of rising COVID-19 cases successful the country, workers and supporters of starring parties were seen celebrating successful the streets connected Sunday (May 2).

Seeing the concern connected the ground, the EC issued an bid asking the respective states to instrumentality contiguous enactment to halt specified gatherings, quality bureau ANI reported.

Election Commission of India writes to Chief Secretaries of each States/UTs to "prohibit triumph celebrations urgently". ECI besides directs that liable SHOs and different officers indispensable beryllium suspended instantly and transgression and disciplinary actions indispensable beryllium initiated against them

— ANI (@ANI) May 2, 2021

DMK workers and supporters were seen celebrating successful ample numbers extracurricular Anna Arivalayam, the enactment office here, arsenic authoritative trends amusement the enactment leading.

Take a look astatine the visuals of the TMC supporters celebrating astatine Kalighat successful Kolkata:

#WATCH TMC supporters observe astatine Kalighat, Kolkata arsenic enactment leads connected 202 seats arsenic per authoritative trends#WestBengalElections2021

— ANI (@ANI) May 2, 2021

In the aftermath of a abrupt surge successful the fig of COVID-19 cases, the Election Commission had earlier banned each triumph processions connected oregon aft the time of the counting of votes.

As the counting has travel to an end, ruling parties were poised to instrumentality to powerfulness successful 3 states with Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress striding mode up of the BJP successful West Bengal portion the BJP was comfortably up successful Assam arsenic was the LDF successful Kerala, Election Commission trends indicated.

As votes were counted for the assembly polls successful 4 states and 1 national territory with strict Covid protocols successful place, trends indicated that Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK could cede powerfulness to arch rival DMK.

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