100% VVPATs use in Lok Sabha Election-2019.

Allocation of requisite EVMs and VVPATs across all Polling Stations Underway New EVM Management Software to manage Inventory The Election Commission of India is making all preparatory arrangements to ensure EVM- VVPAT allocation well in time for General Elections across States. The mandatory First Level Checks and training to District Officers are also being ensured […]

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2 phase elections in Chhatishgarh

Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Chhattisgarh, 2018 Phase – I   (For elections to 18 Assembly Constituencies listed in Annexure I) Poll Events Schedule Date of Issue of Gazette Notification 16.10.2018 (TUESDAY) Last Date of Nominations 23.10.2018 (TUESDAY) Date for Scrutiny of Nominations 24.10.2018 (WEDNESDAY) Last Date for Withdrawal of candidatures […]

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Assembly election dates for Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram & Telangana, 2018 announced

Election Commission of India announces Schedule for the General Elections to the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram & Telangana, 2018 The terms of the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan & Mizoram are normally due to expire as follows:   State From To Assembly Seat Chhattisgarh 06.01.2014 05.01.2019 90 Madhya Pradesh […]

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Election Commission of India to ensure distribution of Photo Voter Slips to all voters

To ensure that Photo Voter Slips are distributed to all the voters during the forthcoming Assembly elections of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram and Rajasthan, the Commission has directed the Chief Electoral Officers (CEO) to streamline the distribution of Photo Voter Slips by Booth Level Officers. The Commission has reiterated its instructions of 21st March, 2014, according […]

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Election Commission receives complaint against Rahul Gandhi and TV channels for telecast of his interview

Election Commission today received Reports & Complaints to the effect that some of TV channels in Gujarat have displayed interview given by Sh. Rahul Gandhi of Indian National Congress, in which Sh. Rahul Gandhi has been talking about election to Legislative Assembly of Gujarat, which are currently in progress and for which 2nd phase of […]

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Government to buy Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Units for use in the General Elections, 2019

Cabinet approves procurement of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Units for use in the General Elections, 2019 The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for procurement of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) Units for use in the General Elections, 2019 for a)    purchase of  16,15,000 Voter […]

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Election Commission of India Launches special drive for voter registration

Election Commission of India Launches special drive for voter registration Special Drive to enrole left out electors giving focus on first time electors (young Indian Citizens in the age group of tB-21. years- regarding. On 17th April,2017, The Election Commission of India has asserted that the Commission has been constantly endeavouring to improve the fidelity of […]

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Voters opt for NOTA in MCD elections

New Delhi, Apr 26 – Over 49,000 voters opted for the None of The Above (NOTA) option in the municipal elections, with people in North Delhi areas exercising it the most. “It is interesting to note the NOTA figure in the polls, which constitute about 0.69 per cent of the total votes. Its count is maximum […]

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