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…

Indian Subcontinent Voice Votes & Polls

“EC has no valid explanation to offer” 64 IAS officers attack 2019 election process

“The 2019 General Elections appear to have been one of the least free and fair elections that the country has had in the past three decades or so,” 64 former IAS, IFS, IPS and IRS officers said in an open letter to the Election Commission. The letter has been endorsed by 83 veterans and academics. Read More…

Indian Subcontinent National Votes & Polls

Out of 40 invitees 24 Parties Opposed BJP idea of One India One Nation

Top Opposition politicians like Rahul Gandhi, Mamata Banerjee, Mayawati, N Chandrababu Naidu, Arvind Kejriwal and Akhilesh Yadav skipped a meeting of party chiefs called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an indication that they were going to up the ante against the BJP.   Another absentee was BJP ally Shiv Sena’s chief Uddhav Thackeray as Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Industries Opinion Votes & Polls

While EC remains stoic on mismatch BEL chairman gives Certificate to Poll data

Election Commission is the authority who has to speak on Votes polled vrs Counted data and also 2% VVPAT counting for tally audit ie., 30 EVMS per constituency keep stoic silence over the alleged charges of mismatches found in more than 370 Seats   But the government agency Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) that has no Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Legal National Voice Votes & Polls

370 seats EVMs mismatch , deletion of Polled vote data from EC site ruins the credibility of free and fair poll

In a shocking development, a news website has claimed that it found a mismatch in EVM vote counts in more than 370 seats that went to polls in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls.   A report by the news website The Quint claimed that its investigation had found ‘serious discrepancies’ in 373 constituencies that went Read More…