The Election Commission has directed Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Jitendra Narayan Dev to furnish clarification for violation of election code of conduct.
Dev is supposed to furnish clarification for violation of election code of conduct by involving in an election programme at a public school in Saptari by misusing government vehicles.
The EC Spokesperson Nawaraj Dhakal Dev is directed to furnish clarification within 24 hours.
Nepali Congress candidate from constituency no 3 of the district was asked for same.
The latter was blamed for organizing feasts at public schools during electioneering which is considered a grave violation of the election code.