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Mar 22, 2019
ECI embraces social media as it seeks to encourage a new generation of votersThe initiative targets a new generation of voter with a digital campaign involving social media.
Mar 21, 2019
Queries on Lok Sabha Election 2019? Election Commission is now on Twitter to answer themDuring the Assembly elections in December 2018, Twitter said it had recorded over the past two months more than 48 lakh tweets about poll-related queries.
Mar 13, 2019
Lok Sabha election 2019: EC urges people to rely on its website, helpline for information; clarifies NRI voters cannot cast online votesThe EC has warned the public against fake news about non-resident Indians being allowed to vote online in the Lok Sabha election, beginning from April 11
Mar 12, 2019
Lok Sabha election 2019: Names not deleted from voters' list based on draft NRC in Assam, EC tells SCEC told the Supreme Court that names were not deleted from the voters’ list in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls on the basis of the Draft NRC in Assam
Mar 01, 2019
Photo voter slip no longer standalone ID document during polls, says EC: Here are the other documents you can takeWith the Lok Sabha elections not too far away, the Election Commission has said photo voter slips will no longer be used as the standalone identification document during elections. Voters will have to carry any of the twelve approved identity cards to the polling station.
Feb 24, 2019
EVMs are ‘information’, can be demanded from Election Commission under RTI Act, rules CICAn EVM is ‘information’ under the Right to Information Act and can be demanded by an applicant from the Election Commission of India on a payment of Rs 10
Feb 15, 2019
How to register to vote in India as an NRI voter; visit nvsp.in and fill Form 6A to enroll yourselfYou can enrol as an overseas (NRI) voter if you are: A citizen of India, absent from the country owing to employment, education etc, has not acquired citizenship of any other country and are otherwise eligible to be registered as a voter in the address mentioned in your passport.
Jan 25, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019 dates announced: How to register to vote in India; first-time voters can visit nvsp.in to enroll themselvesIn view of the upcoming Lok Sabha election, 'No Voter to be Left Behind' is the theme for this year's celebrations. For first-time voters, the registration process is easy and doesn't involve a visit to any government office.
Nov 20, 2018
Chhattisgarh election phase two voting today: State heads to polls amid heightened security; 1,079 candidates in fray for 72 seatsIn Chhattisgarh, the BJP aims to win a fourth consecutive, while the Congress is seeking to end the saffron party's reign in the state after 15 years.
Nov 03, 2018
Karnataka bypolls: Six percent voter turnout recorded in first two hours; over 35,000 polling officials deployedAbout 6 percent of the electorate cast their votes in the first two hours of the by-polls to three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in Karnataka.