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ElectionsMay 3, 2021, 9:21 AM IST
Time for Election Commission to fortify itself
If democracy were to thrive in its truest sense, the sanctity of elections must be inviolable. In doing so, the Election Commission will have to be more robust and impervious to any political attacks or judicial interference or superintendence, observes Om Pathak.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 9:53 AM IST
West Bengal: EVMs, VVPATs found at TMC leader’s house in Uluberia, EC suspends sector officer
"Tapan Sarkar, sector officer of Sector 17 in AC 177 Uluberia Uttar at Howrah district, went with Reserve EVM and slept at a relative’s house. This is a gross violation of EC’s instructions for which he has been suspended and charges will be framed for major punishment," the Election Commission said in a statement.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 1:53 PM IST
EVM in Assam BJP leader's car: EC orders repolling, but denies EVM was tampered with
The Election Commission placed under suspension the Presiding Officer and three other officials for shifting the voting machine to another vehicle without checking its antecedents after their vehicle in which escorting the EVM to Karimganj after the polling got over at 6 pm on April 1, broke down.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 9:43 AM IST
Priyanka shares video of alleged EVM theft by BJP candidate in West Bengal, seeks EC rethink on EVMs
Sharing a video of the incident, Priyanka claimed that every time election videos of private vehicles caught transporting EVMs show up, they usually belong to BJP candidates or their associates.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 27, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
EC rubbishes allegations of irregularity in EVM at West Bengal’s Kanthi
The Election Commission rejected allegations of the TMC that there was discrepancy in poll turnout and malfunctioning of EVMs in South Kanthi.
ElectionsMar 24, 2021, 6:00 PM IST
DMK moves Madras HC to restrain EC from using EVMs older than 15 years
The other prayers of the DMK, represented by its Organisation Secretary R S Bharathi, were to provide CCTV live coverage/web-stream during voting in all the polling booths and voting centers, to install jammers at the strong rooms, where EVMs are stored and at the counting centres.
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 6:48 PM IST
Voting first time in Bihar elections? Learn how to use the EVM
Here's how to use the Electronic Voting Machine and the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail in the upcoming elections.
IndiaDec 5, 2019, 1:31 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly by-polls: EVMs malfunction for 2nd time, voters’ names missing in Bengaluru’s Mahalakshmi Layout
While some voters in Mahalakshmi Layout were irked over EVMs malfunctioning, voters in other wards were furious over their names missing from the voters list during Karnataka Assembly by-polls
IndiaDec 5, 2019, 11:58 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly by-polls: Congress candidate uses phone inside Bengaluru polling booth; man clicks photo of EVM
Yeshwanthpur Congress candidate P Nagaraj was caught speaking on phone inside a polling booth in Bengaluru. In another incident a voter was caught clicking the photo of the EVM after casting his vote at Ulsoor Bazaar Street in Shivajinagar constituency of Bengaluru. Karnataka Assembly by-polls are underway today (December 5)
IndiaDec 5, 2019, 10:54 AM IST
Karnataka by-polls: Most constituencies see dismal voter turnout in the morning
Polling booths in Shivajinagar and Yeshwanthpur faced EVM malfunction and people had to wait for more than an hour to cast their votes.
IndiaNov 30, 2019, 11:15 PM IST
Uttarakhand man marches 6,000 km demanding ban on EVMs
Omkar Singh Dhillon from Uttarakhand marched across states covering a distance of over 6,000 kilometres demanding a ban on EVMs. Dhillon suggested using ballots for voting for he believes that it cannot be tampered with
IndiaNov 30, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
Bengal bypoll results: ‘Anything can be done with EVMs’, says BJP leader
National secretary and Bengal leader Rahul Sinha said the state machinery openly helped the ruling TMC and that they will report this to the Election Commission
ElectionsMay 22, 2019, 6:25 PM IST
Vatal Nagaraj arrested for trying to lay siege to Election Commission office
Vatal Nagaraj said that he completely supports the fight against use of EVMs and said that even he had experienced the effect of “EVM tampering in the previous election.”
NEWSMay 22, 2019, 4:53 PM IST
Lok Sabha: Counting in Bengaluru's Mount Carmel College tomorrow; here are the details
Counting staff have been asked to report at 5 am and the process will start with counting postal ballots at 8 am. Here are the do's and don'ts in the college premises, till announcement of results of the Lok Sabha election on May 23.