Disclose number of EVMs, VVPATs that showed defects in firmware audit: CIC

The information was denied to the activist citing section 8 (1)(d) of the RTI Act which allows exemption of information pertaining to commercial confidence from disclosure.

published on : 8th August 2021

SC rejects plea seeking 100 per cent matching of VVPAT slips with EVMs vote count

“We are not going to interfere in the middle of election process,” a bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian said.

published on : 19th April 2021

TN assembly polls: Repoll likely in booth No 92-M in Velachery constituency 

Following complaints from Congress and DMK on unauthorised transportation of EVMs and a VVPAT machine, the Chennai Corporation suspended the staff involved.

published on : 9th April 2021

Dharmapuri tribals relent after official’s assurance on roads, call off poll boycott after four hours

Explaining their demands, Pasuvaraj, a graduate from Allakattu, said that the residents were forced to walk 11-15 kilometres to avail of basic services including healthcare, and education.

published on : 7th April 2021

Chennai public nab duo carrying EVMs on two-wheeler, CEO says machines were unpolled

However, Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo assuaged fears and clarified that they were unpolled EVMs kept in the reserve.

published on : 6th April 2021

Magisterial probe ordered into Assam EVM row

Additional District Magistrate Rajeshan Terang has been asked to conduct the enquiry and submit a detailed report within three days.

published on : 3rd April 2021

Mamata questions EVMs fearing defeat, says PM Modi

BJP deploys heavy artillery in south Bengal as PM, Amit Shah address election rallies.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Most promises kept, Amarinder Singh sad about  Centre’s farm stand

He said this is a record, bettering the mark of 81 per cent set by  Chandrababu Naidu in Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 19th March 2021

NCP seeks suspension of internet around EVM strong rooms

The NCP submitted a letter to the chief electoral officer, in which it said that there is a fear about the possible hacking of EVMs and VVPATs.

published on : 20th October 2019

Poll rigging claim: BJP minister seeks inquiry against cyber 'expert'

Speaking to reporters after attending Cabinet meeting here, Mungantiwar questioned the timing of Shuja's claims.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Shiv Sena, MNS, NCP blame EVMs for BJP’s Karnataka polls victory

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said that while he congratulates everybody who has won the election, he would like to dare the BJP to conduct elections via paper ballot.

published on : 16th May 2018

Karnataka poll results 2018 UPDATES: BJP's Jagadish Shettar declared winner of Dhardwad-Hubli constituency

Simple majority of 112 seats eluded BJP and the Congress quickly gave its support to the third-placed JD(S) to keep the saffron party out of power in the southern states.

published on : 15th May 2018

This assembly polls, photos of candidates to find place on  EVMs in Karnataka

This is to avoid confusion among voters about cadidates with same names.

published on : 27th March 2018

NOTA, Independents played spoilsport to Congress hopes in Gujarat polls

Had it not been for NOTA, the Congress in all likelihood would have won with a majority to form the government, say analysts.

published on : 19th December 2017

If Gujarat exit polls right, BJP has manipulated EVMs, says AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party referred to a news report on the alleged link of a Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Ltd scam to a foreign company making microchips for Electronic Voting Machines abroad.

published on : 15th December 2017
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