Election Commission Denies Clearance to Six Congress Advertisements
Friday, April 5, 2019, 7:41 AM
The EC has refused permission for circulation to six-campaign-videos submitted by the Congress in Madhya Pradesh, including one about the Rafale-row, the party said. The party, while seeking a review of the decision, alleged that the poll body was acting under the Union government's pressure. According to the EC, one of the advertisements did not pass muster as it featured a disabled person.
"Mahakumbh Of Democracy": Yogi Adityanath Greets Poll Date Announcement
Sunday, March 10, 2019, 7:51 PM
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today greeted the announcement of dates for the national election with a series of tweets, announcing that the "Mahakumbh' of democracy" has begun. The Commission announced a seven phase election, in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who won with a massive mandate last time, is seeking a second term in power.