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Apr 30, 2019
YSR Congress writes to Election Commission raising concerns about violence planned by ruling TDP during countingYSR Congress has written to the Election Commission highlighting the party's apprehensions about violence planned during the counting of votes and requesting special measures.
Apr 28, 2019
Opposition complains against BJP to Election Commission, claims EVMs in West Bengal had party name beside symbolOpposition parties on Saturday approached the Election Commission alleging display of party name only under the BJP symbol on EVMs during a mock poll in West Bengal's Barrackpore constituency, but the poll panel said the same insignia has been under use since 2013.
Apr 22, 2019
NDA's Wayanad candidate demands review of Rahul Gandhi's candidature citing his 'dual citizenship', writes to ECIn his letter written through his advocate Sinil Kumar G, Vellappally claimed that Rahul is "not eligible to contest" the Lok Sabha elections because he holds dual passports and "is not a citizen of India."
Mar 20, 2019
Investigation in election-related matters purview of Election Commission: AAP-BJP friction exposes lack of faith in autonomous bodyA delegation led by Union Minister Vijay Goel called on the Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora and submitted a memorandum alleging that the Aam Aadmi Party's government was misusing its official position. The delegation accused AAP workers of making phone calls to voters stating that their names had been deleted from the voter's list and that they (AAP) can help voters get their names restored.
Mar 06, 2019
Political parties want simultaneous Assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir, says CECThe Election Commission of India Tuesday said that almost all political parties in Jammu and Kashmir have expressed full faith in the ECI and batted for holding state Assembly polls simultaneously with the Lok Sabha elections.
Mar 01, 2019
CEC Sunil Arora says Lok Sabha election will be held on time, announces 1,63,331 polling centres to be used in polls"The election in the country will be held on time," Arora told reporters in Lucknow when asked about the poll schedule in the wake of tensions between India and Pakistan
Feb 07, 2019
Allow only members, family to donate to political parties, says TS Krishnamurthy; ex-CEC suggests creation of national election fundPolitical parties should be barred from accepting donations, except from their members and family, former CEC TS Krishnamurthy said as he pushed for creation of a national election fund
Feb 02, 2019
Mamata Banerjee apologises after CEC asks Bengal govt to explain Kolkata police chief's absence at election preparedness meetingWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said she was "sorry" that Commissioner of Kolkata Police Rajeev Kumar was not present at a meeting with the Election Commission of India (ECI) a day ago.
Jan 30, 2019
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora says electronic voting machines cannot be tampered withAsked whether there are any chances of simultaneous polls of the Lok Sabha and the Jharkhand Assembly, the CEC said there was neither formal nor informal information on it
Jan 27, 2019
Former CEC Navin Chawla says Parliament full of 'rich people', questions whether they represent 'voice of the people'Former chief election commissioner of India Navin Chawla on Saturday posed several questions regarding the election processes in the country, ranging from conflict of interest to need for reforms.