TMC to move court against EC over Nandigram result
| Tuesday | 4th May, 2021
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress (TMC) will move court against the Election Commission of India for its alleged bungling over the publication of results of the Nandigram Assembly seat, which finally led to the defeat of Mamata Banerjee by less than 2,000 votes.
Addressing a press conference, Trinamool Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee, said: "They had announced me as the winning candidate.
She said the Returning Officer could not allow recounting as he was under "life threat."
She referred to an SMS written by the Returning Officer which read: "If I allow recounting, then I will be killed.
Meanwhile, TMC supporters blocked the main thoroughfare in Haldia demanding recounting in Nandigram.
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