Solapur (Maharashtra): BJP MP from Solapur Loksabha Seat, Jai Siddheshwar Shivacharya Mahaswamy (Siddheshwar Shivacharya) has confronted a case of creating a pretend Caste Certificate. A pretend certificates was made to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. It is being informed that he comes from the Lingayat neighborhood whereas he contested the Solapur seat reserved for the Scheduled Castes by making a certificates of Scheduled Caste, by which he additionally gained.
A couple of days after the certificates was declared "invalid" by a district degree committee, a case of dishonest and forgery was registered towards Swamy right here on Thursday. <! –
This info was given by an official. Significantly, the Solapur Lok Sabha seat is reserved for the scheduled castes. An individual named Pramod Gaikwad had complained towards Swamy to the committee that within the affidavit submitted within the 2019 normal election, Swamy had misinformed himself to be a Scheduled Caste.
Gaikwad claimed that Swami was really from the Hindu Lingayat neighborhood and demanded an inquiry into the matter. The three-member committee stated after an in depth inquiry that Swami isn’t a Scheduled Caste. The committee termed Swamy's caste certificates as invalid and cast. Shivacharya defeated Sushil Kumar Shinde of Congress by greater than 1.5 lakh votes. Shivacharya had acquired greater than 5 lakh 24 thousand votes, whereas Sushil Kumar Shinde had acquired solely three lakh 66 thousand votes. Voting was held within the second section on April 18, 2019 on this seat.