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144th Day Of Lockdown

Maharashtra57273440144219427 Tamil Nadu3262452670155514 Andhra Pradesh2730851807032475 Karnataka2111081281823718 Delhi1506521351084178 Uttar Pradesh140775887862280 West Bengal98459671202059 Telangana9025966196684 Bihar8274154139450 Gujarat71064542382652 Assam5883842326145 Rajasthan5249738235789 Odisha4592731785321 Haryana4163534781483 Madhya Pradesh3902529020996 Kerala3811424922127 Jammu and Kashmir2489717003472 Punjab2390315319586 Jharkhand185168998177 Chhatisgarh12148880996 Uttarakhand96326134125 Goa871259575 Tripura6161417641 Puducherry5382320187 Manipur3752204411 Himachal Pradesh3371218114 Nagaland30119738 Arunachal Pradesh223115923 Chandigarh1595100425 Meghalaya11154986 Sikkim9105101 Mizoram6203230


Efforts being made to rig EVMs: AAP

Multi-layer security, 24x7 CCTV surveillance at counting centres, say police, poll officials.

10 Feb 2020 5:53 AM

Watertight security for Delhi Assembly polls today

Extra vigil at Shaheen Bagh and other sensitive polling areas.

08 Feb 2020 2:21 AM

EC to probe video ‘threat’ in Karnal by BJP nominee

Mr Zutshi, a former IAS officer, has earlier worked as chief electoral officer of Rajasthan and in the EC for seven years in various capacities.

21 Oct 2019 3:32 AM

Cong pushes Kamal Nath to ditch EVMs for ballot papers

The Kamal Nath government however appeared not keen to hold upcoming local bodies with ballot papers, sources said.

19 Oct 2019 3:48 AM

Election Commission: EVMs error-free, scrutinised rigorously

It further said that so far not a single case of mismatch in EVMs and VVPATs has been found.

26 Sep 2019 2:18 AM


Questioning EVMs is like student blaming pen for failing in exam: Maharashtra CM

Raj Thackeray along with Congress, NCP and other parties announced a protest against EVM on August 21.

04 Aug 2019 11:10 AM

Tamil actor-politician Mansoor Khan seeks SC's direction to prove EVM tampering

Earlier this month, the court declined for a second time urgent hearing to an advocate's plea against conduct of LS polls through EVMs.

27 Jun 2019 3:58 PM

Congress ‘insulted’ voters over BJP mandate: Modi

The motion of thanks to the President for his address was later passed by Parliament after the Prime Minister’s reply.

27 Jun 2019 2:03 AM

'Whoever messes with us will be destroyed': Mamata's jibe at BJP

Attacking BJP, she said, 'Don't be scared, the faster they captured EVMs, the quicker they will go away.'

05 Jun 2019 1:30 PM

Modi 2.0: Reaching out to all

The NDA should clock up around 344 seats — Shiv Sena with 18, Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) with 16 and Ram Vilas Paswan’s LJP with six.

24 May 2019 7:36 AM


How votes are counted by Election Commission

If there is a discrepancy between VVPAT count and EVM results, the printed paper slips count is taken as final.

23 May 2019 5:12 AM

Is there a weak link in the strongroom?

NDTV has ceased conducting exit polls since they are an extremely expensive proposition.

23 May 2019 5:08 AM

Rahul Gandhi tells workers to junk ‘fake’ exit polls

The EC has also decided to count the postal ballots simultaneously with EVM.

23 May 2019 12:48 AM

'Opposition is frustrated, blaming EVMs is disrespecting mandate,' says Amit Shah

He termed the Opposition demand of increasing vote tally with VVPATs as

22 May 2019 8:20 PM

Poll process, EVMs excite ‘future voters’

Holding their parents hands, children went inside polling stations and were excited to pose in photo kiosks set up at some booths.

13 May 2019 4:03 AM


After May 23, electoral reforms need to begin

It must also be explored whether it would be possible to reinstate the absolute confidentiality of polls in the age of machine voting.

13 May 2019 12:00 AM

Issues reported from several booths in Delhi

According to officials, they received information about an EVM not working at Begum Pur in Rohini but it was rectified.

12 May 2019 12:03 PM

Keep an open mind on EVMs

The Opposition may have taken their fear of the EVM and VVPAT to levels of paranoia in 2019.

09 May 2019 12:03 AM

EVMs found in hotel room, RJD demands probe

Two EVMs and VVPATs were recovered from a hotel room in Muzaffarpur.

08 May 2019 12:38 AM

Senior citizens exercise their right to vote

Several elderly persons were escorted to the poll-ing booths by their family members.

30 Apr 2019 5:55 AM