A man who had approached a
hack Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) to assure his win in
the recently-held Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, was detained,
police said on Wednesday.
Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh were held on
City Superintendent of Police K M Goswami said based
police detained Abhay Joshi on Tuesday.
from one Ajay Singh of New Delhi, who claimed that Joshi, a
software engineer, could help in hacking the EVMs.
received a call from Joshi, who was staying in Gwalior. Joshi
told him that he could help turn the results in his favour.
Dubey asked Joshi to meet him in an area located under
the police on Tuesday.
with Dubey, he tried to escape from the spot, but was caught.
Police said they were still interrogating Joshi, who
claimed to be a resident of Lucknow.
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