19 lakh cases registered under property defacement

Bhopal. Chief Electoral Officer V. L. Kanta Rao has informed that after imposition of the Model Code of Conduct, prohibitory action has been taken against one lakh 69 thousand 374 persons to maintain law and order between October 6 and November 20, 2018. During this period, 49 thousand 896 non-bailable warrants have been issued. In addition, 4 thousand 754 illegal weapons have been seized and 2 lakh 61 thousand 641 weapons have been deposited in the police stations.

Ninteen lakh 14 thousand 891 cases have been registered under property defacement, out of which action has been taken in 18 lakh 59 thousand 515 cases. Under government property defacement 14 lakh 17 thousand 134 cases have been registered while action has been taken in 13 lakh 81 thousand 889 cases. Out of 4 lakh 97 thousand 757 cases registered under private property defacement, action has been taken in 4 lakh 77 thousand 626 cases. During this period 13 thousand 626 cases have been registered for misuse of vehicles.