Court Seeks Poll Body's Response On Plea For Verification Of VVPAT Slips Used In Lok Sabha Polls
Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 8:12 AM
Delhi HC directed the ECI to respond to a representation of a petitioner seeking inspection of record of all printed paper slips in the dropbox of the printer of VVPAT electronic device used in the 2019 LS-elections. The petitioner has alleged discrepancies and mismatching in the number of votes polled on EVMs and counted votes in over 373 LS Constituencies in 2019 general elections.
Can Mayawati become India's first Dalit prime minister?
Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 8:16 PM
It may have been a matter of informed speculation. But the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo, Mayawati, has now given her clearest indication yet that she is a contender for the post of the prime minister (PM). It is truly a tribute to Indian democracy that a Dalit woman, leading what is a party of marginalised communities, can aspire to lead the country.
Haryana To Get All-Women Polling Booths To Encourage Female Voters
Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:40 AM
Haryana is going all out to encourage women to vote in upcoming LS-elections in the state from polling booths managed by women to separate queues, toilets and stringent-security, EC is keen to increase their voter percentage this year. Mr Ranjan said the initiative will spread