With the model code of conduct in force in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh, the Election Commission asked the State government on Sunday to stop distribution of carry-bags, free of cost, to PDS consumers with the picture of the former Prime Minister, A.B. Vajpayee, inscribed on them.

Arrangements reviewed

Chief Election Commissioner V.S. Sampath, who was here to review arrangements for the election, said “henceforth, no bags will be issued to PDS consumers with pictures of any political leader inscribed on them.” - PTI

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