In an interim order, the poll body said that in the Andheri East bye-polls neither of the two groups will be allowed to use the ‘Bow and Arrow’ symbol, reserved for ‘Shivsena’.
Shiv Sena’s ‘Bow and Arrow’ Symbol Claim | Election Commission of India passes interim order, says in Andheri East bye-polls that neither group will be allowed to use ‘Bow and Arrow’ symbol, reserved for ‘Shivsena’. pic.twitter.com/QtC9iNhZ0X
— ANI (@ANI) October 8, 2022
“Both groups will be known by the names they may choose for their respective groups including, if they so wish, the link with their parent party ‘Shivsena’ and the two groups will also be assigned different symbols of their choice . the list of free symbols notified by the Electoral Commission for the purpose of the current special elections,” the EC order said.
The two groups have been asked to present their chosen symbols to the Electoral Commission before 1:00 p.m. on October 10.