Madhusudan Gupta, a Jana Sena candidate created ruckus at the polling booth by smashing the EVM in Anantapur’s Gutti. Though the accused was immediately taken into police custody, the reason behind the sudden outrage has not been highlighted yet. It is being suspected that Madhusudan Gupta was alleging foul play in the EVM and hence broke the machine.
On being asked about the Gupta’s outrage, Pawan Kalyan stated he will look into the matter. He said that he will take necessary action on the case after seeing it for himself. Pawan Kalyan also said that he is “not a kingmaker but a king”.
The first phase of voting has begun in Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Odisha, Sikkim, Tripura, Nagaland, Maharashtra, Telangana, West Bengal, Andaman, and the Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep. The campaigning for this phase will end on Monday.