The NCP, which backed out of the Election Commission's EVM hacking challenge on Saturday, put the blame squarely on the poll panel for its non-participation.
New Delhi: The Election Commission today said in future if anyone "violates" the order of the Uttarakhand High Court on the constitutionality of the EVM challenge by indulging in its "unhealthy criticism", it will consider the matter and take a decision.
The EVM challenge will start from 3 June in which political parties can use machines deployed in assembly polls, the Election Commission announced
New Delhi: The challenge to prove that EVMs can be tampered with will start from 3 June, the Election Commission announced, asserting that the machines are tamper-proof.
Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said that parties can try and prove that EVMs can be tampered with even under strict technical and administrative safeguards as applicable during elections.
The Election Commission is confident that the economic blockade in Manipur will not impact the poll process in the state and has made all arrangements to ensure free and fair elections.
Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi on Monday reviewed the preparedness for the first three phases of Assembly polls in Bihar and said the Election Commission was committed to conduct free and fair polls.