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Sunday, Nov 29, 2020

Electronic voting machines

Aug 02, 2019 14:28
The opposition intends to mobilise support from the citizenry for their cause, by making them sign memorandums for reintroduction of the paper ballot system. The citizen’s memorandums along with petitions from the Opposition will be submitted to the... read more
May 27, 2019 07:59
The Prime Minister can do this by putting up a performance that is better than any of his predecessors. read more
May 22, 2019 18:27
Auditing the paper trail through Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines, which is being used for the first time in a Lok Sabha election, is expected to delay the announcement of results. read more
May 22, 2019 10:40
The EC, however, dismissed all reports of EVMs being manipulated saying that all EVMs and voter verified paper audit trail machines (VVPAT) were sealed properly and stored in guarded strong rooms. read more
May 21, 2019 22:28
Cong’s city chief writes to electoral officer, says workers have raised concerns about unidentified people near strongrooms; EC rules out tampering read more
May 09, 2019 23:40
With the additional forces, the strength of paramilitary personnel in the state goes up to 750 companies or 75,000 — an unprecedented number. read more
Apr 30, 2019 00:56
The Election Commission (EC), however, on Monday defended strict punishment and penalty for questioning Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), saying it is necessary to ensure that mischievous elements do not make false complaints. read more
Apr 23, 2019 23:23
Some glitches in Electronic Voting Machines were reported, especially in Chittapur in Gulbarga constituency where, according to state social welfare minister, Priyank Kharge, 20 EVMs were replaced. However, reports of delayed voting at many polling stations... read more
Apr 23, 2019 08:16
Voters complained of slow speed and non-functional EVMs in early hours in Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad, Bareilly and Aonla. Problems with VVPAT were was also reported from a booth in Firozabad read more
Apr 14, 2019 11:06
While Maoists elsewhere in Odisha and Chhatisgarh ensured that low voter turnout in many pockets, 36 polling officials in Maoist-affected Malkangiri district ensured that democracy was not subverted by the left wing rebels. read more
Apr 13, 2019 14:18
Andhra Pradesh chief minister and TDP president N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday visited the EC office in New Delhi to complain the malfunctioning of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during polling in the state on Thursday. read more
Apr 06, 2019 20:36
The complaints about EVMs and the belief they can be tampered with is made by parties that have lost elections. This was as true of the BJP in 2009 as it is of the 21 parties today. read more
Jan 26, 2019 20:03
He demanded that the Election Commission of India either ensure VVPAT receipts were issued 100 % or revert to the old ballot paper system. read more
Jan 23, 2019 17:01
The Delhi Police registered an FIR on the complaint filed by the Election Commission regarding allegations of EVM hacking and rigging of polls levelled by self-proclaimed cyber expert Syed Shuja. read more
Jan 21, 2019 14:54
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has said that Electronic Voting Machines are the right option to conduct elections. read more