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Polls to 57 Rajya Sabha seats on June 10, result same day

Polls to 57 Rajya Sabha seats on June 10, result same day

🕔17:13, 12.May 2022

The biennial poll for 57 Rajya Sabha seats will be held on June 10 and the counting of votes will be done on the same day, the Election Commission announced on Thursday. New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The biennial poll for

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EC makes elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in five states

EC makes elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in five states

🕔07:42, 10.Mar 2022

The Election Commission on Wednesday said that elaborate arrangements for counting of votes on March 10 in 690 Assembly constituencies of Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Uttar Pradesh and bypoll to Assam’s Majuli have been made. New Delhi, March 10

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Polling across 117 assembly seats in Punjab begins

Polling across 117 assembly seats in Punjab begins

🕔09:24, 20.Feb 2022

Polling across 117 Assembly constituencies began on Sunday morning in Punjab that is witnessing a multi-cornered contest with more than 2.14 crore voters exercising their franchise to decide the fate of 1,304 candidates, including 93 women and two transgenders. Chandigarh,

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EC reduces campaign ban peroid, allows padyatras

EC reduces campaign ban peroid, allows padyatras

🕔11:36, 13.Feb 2022

Considering the substantial reduction in Covid cases nationwide as well as in the five poll-bound states, the Election Commission of India on Saturday announced further relaxation of curbs on campaigning for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa

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Now, NOTA option in urban polls in Odisha

Now, NOTA option in urban polls in Odisha

🕔14:43, 11.Feb 2022

Bhubaneswar, Feb 11 (IANS) None of the above (NOTA) option will be used for the first time in the upcoming election to the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) in Odisha. State Election Commission (SEC), Odisha has issued an order to implement the

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PM appeals voters to participate enthusiastically in polling

PM appeals voters to participate enthusiastically in polling

🕔12:07, 10.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appealed to voters to vote in the first phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls. Polling is under way in 58 Assembly constituencies of Uttar Pradesh in the first phase. In

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EC announces two-phase biennial election for 36 MLC seats in UP

EC announces two-phase biennial election for 36 MLC seats in UP

🕔07:33, 29.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) The Election Commission on Friday announced biennial election for 36 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council in two phases, on March 3 and 7. The term of 36 sitting members of the state legislature’s upper

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12th National Voters’ Day to be celebrated on Jan 25

12th National Voters’ Day to be celebrated on Jan 25

🕔07:04, 25.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) is all set to celebrate 12th National Voters’ Day on Tuesday (January 25) with the theme of ‘Making Elections Inclusive, Accessible and Participative’, and envisage focus on the EC’s commitment to facilitate

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मतदाता जागरुकता के लिए बीओसी को सम्मानित करेगा चुनाव आयोग

मतदाता जागरुकता के लिए बीओसी को सम्मानित करेगा चुनाव आयोग

🕔17:31, 24.Jan 2022

विभाग के प्रधान महानिदेशक सत्येंद्र प्रकाश ग्रहण करेंगे अवॉर्ड नई दिल्ली। भारत निर्वाचन आयोग ने ब्यूरो ऑफ आउटरीच कम्युनिकेशन (बीओसी) को साल 2021-2022 के लिए रचनात्मक मतदाता जागरुकता और शिक्षा के क्षेत्र में बेहतरीन कार्यों के लिए सर्वोत्तम सरकारी विभाग

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EC holds meeting with election observers of 5 poll-bound states

EC holds meeting with election observers of 5 poll-bound states

🕔15:57, 14.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) With an aim to conduct free, fair and safe Assembly elections in five states, Election Commission of India is holding a meeting with the poll observers here on Friday. According to the officials, this is the

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CAIT urges ECI to introduce e-voting using internet technology

CAIT urges ECI to introduce e-voting using internet technology

🕔07:07, 10.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday has written to the Election Commission of India suggesting an introduction of e-voting mechanism for citizens to cast their votes. The traders’ body appreciated the commission’s higher

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With poll announcement, Model Code of Conduct kicks in 5 states

With poll announcement, Model Code of Conduct kicks in 5 states

🕔10:20, 9.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) With the announcement of the seven-phase polling for assembly elections for five states on Saturday, the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) has come into force with immediate effect. The Model Code of Conduct for political parties

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150 companies of Central Forces to help UP conduct fair polls

150 companies of Central Forces to help UP conduct fair polls

🕔20:56, 8.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Ahead of upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Centre is providing 150 companies of Central Armed Police Force to the state to avoid any untoward incidents. The Centre doesn’t want that any untoward incident take place

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Here is how seven-phase polls to five states will pan out

Here is how seven-phase polls to five states will pan out

🕔20:48, 8.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Assembly elections in five states — Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur — would be held in seven phases with voting from February 10 to March 7 with 690 seats up for grabs. The

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BJP prepared to hold virtual rallies: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

BJP prepared to hold virtual rallies: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

🕔21:12, 29.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) While the Election Commission (EC) is yet to decide on holding the assembly elections in the five poll-bound states amid the rising cases of Covid, Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Wednesday said the BJP is

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Health Ministry submits report on Covid-19 to Election Commission

Health Ministry submits report on Covid-19 to Election Commission

🕔14:05, 27.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Monday submitted a report on the rising Covid cases along with the new variant Omicron and the status of vaccination coverage across the nation to the Election Commission. According to a

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Election Commission to discuss Covid situation with top health officials

Election Commission to discuss Covid situation with top health officials

🕔06:57, 27.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The Election Commission will convene a meeting with senior officials of the Union Health Ministry on Monday to discuss the current Covid situation in the five poll-bound states, sources said. A source said that the Commission

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Assembly Polls: EC issues detailed guidelines for counting

Assembly Polls: EC issues detailed guidelines for counting

🕔18:16, 28.Apr 2021

Kolkata, April 28  Considering the alarming spike in the number of Covid cases in the country, the Election Commission of India has made it mandatory that no candidate/agent will be allowed inside the counting centres without undergoing RT-PCR/RAT test or

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EC team visits Patna to observe Bihar poll preparations

EC team visits Patna to observe Bihar poll preparations

🕔08:47, 1.Oct 2020

Patna, Oct 01  A team of Election Commission officials visited Patna to take stock of poll preparations on Wednesday, ahead of the Bihar Assembly election. The EC team has also asked for suggestions from all political parties and individual candidates

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EC to complete Bihar polls before November 29

EC to complete Bihar polls before November 29

🕔08:34, 5.Sep 2020

Patna, Sep 5  The Election Commission (EC) on Friday announced that the Bihar Assembly elections will be completed before November 29, 2020. The tenure of the Bihar Assembly is ending on November 29 this year. The EC also said that

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