The Congress also accused the Election Commission of acting "as per instructions of the BJP", adding that there are reports of people detecting EVMs being transported in private vehicles
A senior officer said the incident took place in Tulsiberia village in the Uluberia Uttar constituency and the four machines seized will not be used in today's polling
Assam polls: EC orders repolling in Ratabari booth after EVM found in BJP candidate's car; Congress threatens to boycott polls
The area also witnessed violence over the incident on Thursday night, forcing the police to fire in the air to bring the situation under control
Assembly Elections 2021: What are EVMs, how are they used? All you need to know about electronic voting
Even though the initial investment in EVMs was heavy, it has since been expected to save costs of production and printing of crores of ballot papers, their transportation and storage, substantial reduction in the counting staff and the remuneration paid to them.
West Bengal polls: 79.79% turnout recorded in phase 1, voters allege VVPAT malfunction in Kanthi Dakshin constituency
Purba Medinipur district recorded the highest turnout at 82.51%, followed by Jhargram at 80.56%, Paschim Medinipur at 80.12%, Bankura at 79.90% and Purulia at 77.07%
Union Budget 2021: Law Ministry allocated Rs 1,005 crore to buy EVMs, Rs 7.20 crore for publishing voter ID cards
The Union law ministry has also been allocated Rs 100 crore to meet the Election Commission's "carry forward liability" for expenditure on the 2019 Lok Sabha election
Delhi Election 2020: Digvijaya Singh casts aspersions on sanctity of EVMs; urges EC, SC to take fresh look at credibility of machines
The Election Commission on Sunday announced that the final voter turnout was 62.59 percent, five percent less than 2015
Kejriwal slamming EC over 'delay', AAP raising EVM tampering fears aimed at saving face in case party falls short
AAP, making an accusation without any evidence, charged that EC is compromised and deliberately delayed announcing final voting percentage
Delhi election 2020: Press AAP's symbol in EVM so hard that party breaks its 2015 record, says Arvind Kejriwal during north Delhi roadshow
Surrounded by scores of supporters, AAP national convenor took out roadshow in north Delhi's Narela and Bawana areas
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Uddhav Thackeray says time to implement 50-50 formula for power sharing with BJP
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said on Thursday that it was time to implement 'fifty-fifty' formula for power-sharing with the BJP.
Devendra Fadnavis likens Opposition with 'dim-witted child' over EVM charge at Solapur rally; one Congress, two NCP MLAs join BJP
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday took a dig at the Congress and the NCP over their EVM tampering allegations by equating them with a 'dim-witted child, who blames it on a faulty pen for failing in an exam'
MNS leader Sandeep Deshpande taken into custody; police imposes Section 144 outside ED's office in Mumbai ahead of Raj Thackeray meeting
Mumbai police on Thursday imposed section 144 of CrPC outside the ED office in south Mumbai, where MNS chief Raj Thackeray will be present in connection with a money-laundering probe
MNS activist ends life after ED sends notice to Raj Thackeray in connection with IL&FS loan case, claim party sources
An activist of the MNS allegedly committed suicide in Thane, with a party leader claiming he was 'depressed' over the ED notice to MNS chief Raj Thackeray
ED summons Raj Thackeray over money laundering charges involving IL&FS; MNS terms action political vendetta
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to Raj Thackeray in connection with a money-laundering probe.
Maharashtra has never seen such ‘frustrated, desperate and directionless’ Opposition in history, says Devendra Fadnavis
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Saturday that the state had never seen such "frustrated, desperate and directionless" Opposition in its history.
Raj Thackeray to meet Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday ‘to discuss electoral reforms’, says source close to MNS chief
MNS supremo Raj Thackeray will meet West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee at state Secretariat Nabanna on Wednesday. 'They are likely to discuss electoral reforms, political situation in the country', said source close to MNS chief.
50 days of Narendra Modi govt: Centre makes its holistic intent visible, but challenges remain to be tackled
If the Narendra Modi government succeeds in maintaining the tempo of its work and intent it has shown in the first 50 days of its second term, India will be well poised to reap the demographic dividend
Congress' Nana Patole challenges BJP leader Nitin Gadkari's election to Lok Sabha in high court, claims EC didn't follow procedures
Congress leader Nana Patole Friday filed a petition before the Bombay High Court challenging Union minister Nitin Gadkari's election to the Lok Sabha from Nagpur, alleging illegalities in the electoral process
Narendra Modi in Rajya Sabha: PM says Jharkhand lynching pained him, but no one has right to insult state
PM Modi broke his silence on the lynching of a Muslim youth in Jharkhand, saying it has pained him and the guilty must be severely punished, but stressed that all incidents of violence in the country should be treated the same
Prakash Ambedkar-led VBA claims EVMs are easily manipulated, demands Assembly elections in Maharashtra using ballot papers
The Vanchit Bahujan Aaghadi (VBA) on Tuesday demanded that upcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra be held through ballot papers discarding EVMs