Election commission of India till now over 360 Model Standard Procedure (MCC) complaints have actually been registered so far through cVigil app
Besides, 162 cases of MCC violation have been reported through grievances gotten from 50 election districts. Plans have been provided for detail evaluation of these grievances in addition to early disposal of these cases.
According to ECI, an anti-defacement drive has been launched in Assam for getting rid of banners, hoardings and graffiti to impose arrangements of the MCC in order to guarantee totally free and fair polls in Assam.Since the start of MCC in Assam, plans have actually been done to remove banners and hoardings from federal government, public and private properties within 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours respectively. In this regard, over 2,08,168 defacements have been done so far given that February 26. These include elimination of 75,878 hoarding/ banners, 1,12,426 posters and whitewashing of 19,864 walls.A system for monitoring of complaints has actually been set in which residents can call on the Toll Free Helpline number– 1950– that is operational across the State. A group at state level and district level has actually been constituted to monitor all calls 24/7. Swift actions are taken depending upon the nature of the complaint gotten through this system.In order to empower and motivate the citizens to report on any MCC violations, ECI has introduced an user-friendly application called cVigil. The uniqueness of the app is that it only allows live photo/video with auto-location capture to ensure digital proof for flying squads to act upon in a time-bound manner.Till now over 360 MCC grievances have actually been signed up until now through cVigil app.
Besides, 162 cases of MCC offense have actually been reported through problems received from 50 election districts. Arrangements have actually been provided for information examination of these complaints as well as early disposal of these cases.
Election Department has actually likewise conducted conference with all the worried political parties/ prospects/ representatives etc. to sensitize them about the MCC guidelines after the statement of MCC in the state. Media teams have been made up in the state level and throughout all districts to keep track of– digital, social and standard media platforms. These teams have actually been established regarding guarantee fast and reliable media tracking.