BJP Congress East India Votes & Polls

Assam EVM mystery inside BJP candidate car row escalates in to magisterial inquiry

The Election Commission on Friday suspended the presiding officer, three other polling officials and an armed escort official and ordered re-polling at the Polling Station no 149 in Indira M.V. School under Ratabari (SC) assembly constituency after an EVM was found in a BJP candidate’s wife’s vehicle on Thursday night.   In this purview district Read More…

DMK High Court Regulators Voice Votes & Polls

DMK petition made Election commission to spell its procedure of EVMs VVPATs

The Election Commission has informed a Division Bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice Senthilkumar Ramamoorthy that it has identified critical and vulnerable booths and that 100% web-casting of the entire activities on polling day shall be done thereof.   There will be 100% web-casting of the entire activities on polling day at the Read More…

ADMK BJP DMK High Court Votes & Polls

DMK knocks HC door for 50% VVPAT counting and fix 15 years expiry date for EVMs

The DMK who smelled foul play by Ruling establishment BJP and its ally ADMK on Wednesday moved the Madras High Court with a plea to restrain the Election Commission from using electronic voting machines that were beyond the expiry period of 15 years, in the April 6 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.   The other prayers Read More…

BSP Congress North India SP Votes & Polls

Ballot poll Legislative Assembly 2 seats In Varanasi Modi constituency , SP beat BJP 2-0

Uttar Pradesh is one of the six states in India with a bicameral legislature, with two Houses the Vidhan Sabha or the Legislative Assembly and the Vidhan Parishad or the Legislative Council.   The state legislative council has 100 members.   Meanwhile, polling was held on December 1 for 11 seats in the Uttar Pradesh Read More…

Supreme Court Votes & Polls

Election Commission not have the power Under Sec 77 rules Supreme Court

In a setback to BJP ruling benches Supreme Court has put a stay on the Election Commission order removing Congress leader Kamal Nath from the list of star campaigners.   The Election Commission lawyer said since the election is tomorrow, the plea is infructuous.   While hearing the matter on Monday, Supreme Court said prima Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Technology Votes & Polls World

Blockchain remote voting a future road India going to travel or ..

As the Election Commission of India  held a series of webinars on the use of blockchain for remote voting on Monday, the issue of voter privacy emerged as a major talking point, with lawyers and academics believing that it should be given as much importance as the process of voting itself.   “When we talk Read More…

High Court Votes & Polls

Gujarat HC Cognised BJP minister malpractices in 2017 elections and declared his victory null and void

[splco_heading size=”15″ align=”left” margin=”30″]In a major blow to the 3 decades ruling BJP in Gujarat, the Gujarat Justice Paresh Upadhyay High Court on Tuesday has declared the BJP minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama’s election in 2017 as void on the grounds of malpractice and manipulation.  [/splco_heading] In a petition filed by the Congress leader Ashwin Rathod, challenging Read More…

North India Votes & Polls West India

Haryana Maharashtra to go polls on Oct 21 and results on Oct 24 : EC

Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana will be held on October 21, the Election Commission announced on Saturday.   Counting of votes in both the states will be held on October 24, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora said at press conference here.   While the term of 288-member Maharashtra assembly ends on November 9, Read More…