47-year-old Uttarakhand businessman to cover 16,000km on foot for EVM ban

Onkar Singh Dhillon has been travelling on foot since 110 days now with a trolly of his essentials sleeping off on petrol pumps and roadside spots in his 6500km journey till date. 

published on : 5th December 2019

Man on a mission: 41-year-old walks 6,500 km to 'ban EVMs to save democracy'

Dhillon now plans to walk to Tamil Nadu and further north to Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar and then Delhi.

published on : 29th November 2019

PIL in HC for inspecting paper slips of EVMs used in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The plea has sought directions to the EC to ensure that in future the paper slips are also counted.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Congress candidate N Padmavathi Reddy blames EVMs for defeat

Blaming the EVMs for her defeat, Congress candidate N Padmavathi Reddy said that democracy was defeated in the Huzurnagar bypoll.

published on : 25th October 2019

Did faulty EVM favour BJP in Maharashtra village? Here's what the EC had to say

According to some villagers, the problem was noticed at around 11 am on Monday when around 200 voters had already cast their votes.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Three-tier security for EVMs, VVPATs in Haryana

The Haryana Armed Police personnel are posted in the second layer while the district police personnel are manning the outer layer of security.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Thane man protests against EVMs, throws ink

The Thane man was immediately caught by the policemen at the polling centre and sent to the police station.

published on : 21st October 2019

Haryana BJP candidate gets EC notice over EVM remark

In the video, Bakshish Virk was heard saying he and his supporters had tampered EVMs in a way that every vote would go to the BJP, irrespective of the button the voters pressed.

published on : 20th October 2019

NCP seeks suspension of internet around EVM strong rooms

The NCP submitted a letter to the chief electoral officer, in which it said that there is a fear about the possible hacking of EVMs and VVPATs.

published on : 20th October 2019

Maharashtra elections: NCP seeks jammers, CCTV at EVM strong room in Baramati

Opposition parties, including NCP, have time and again raised question marks over the functioning of the Electronic Voting Machines.

published on : 17th October 2019

Sri Lanka to seek India's help in introducing electronic voting systems

Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya said that the Indian government's assistance would be taken, in the next provincial polls, dates for which have not yet been announced.

published on : 16th October 2019

BJP protest against Chhattisgarh government's decision to replace EVMs with ballot papers

A cabinet sub-committee formed by the Chhattisgarh government reviewed the existing mechanism on local urban body elections and recommended to opt for ballot papers.

published on : 16th October 2019

EVMs shifted from Nanguneri at night: DMK

The DMK on Sunday alleged that 30 Electronic Voting Machines meant for the October 21 Nanguneri Assembly by-election.

published on : 14th October 2019

EVMs earmarked at 168 polling stations in Vattiyoorkavu for byelection

Of the 48 sensitive polling stations in Vattiyooorkavu, webcasting has been arranged in 37 booths. Micro observers will be deployed in 11 polling stations.

published on : 13th October 2019

When mandate overrules the rule of law

Once we bow before the 'mandate of the people' there is no chance for rule of law to survive. The independence of judiciary will become a cruel joke.

published on : 6th October 2019
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