The incident came in the limelight when Samajwadi Party workers started ruckus over the issue claiming that they have a picture as a proof that the Congress MLA tampered the EVM machine. However, according to sources, the image was not so clear to identify the person featured on the picture.
The clash between Congress and Samajwadi Party workers finally came under control with intervention of the paramilitary forces.
Here it can be mentioned that the result of BMC poll is expected to be announced by the evening of Friday, Feb 17. Till 10:00 am, Congress leading on 14 seats; BJP on 4 seats in Thane. NCP and Shiv Sena leading on 21 and 29 seats respectively in Thane. Congress and MNS are leading with 12 and 8 seats respectively.