4 candidates charged with violating model code

Mahrajganj (UP): Cases have been registered against four candidates in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections for allegedly violating the model code of conduct, official sources said today.

FIRs were lodged against Congress candidate Jai Singh, Samajwadi Party candidate Shivendra Singh, BSP candidate Prem Sagar Patel and Peace party candidate R K Mishra, all contesting from Siswa Assembly constituency, for allegedly violating the model code of conduct while campaigning on Tuesday, they said.