Model Code of Conduct

Bhowanipore bypoll: BJP candidate Priyanka Tibrewal gets notice for poll code violation

The poll panel’s move came after the Trinamool Congress alleged that Priyanka violated the MCC and Covid-related restrictions by gathering a mob of not less than 500 without any permission. 

published on : 15th September 2021

SP Velumani booked for Model Code of Conduct breach

He was booked under section 130 (2) of Representation of People Act. This is the second case against the minister in two days.

published on : 8th April 2021

Khusbu Sundar booked for violating Model Code of Conduct

A complaint was lodged by S Sureshkumar, assistant engineer (CMWSSSB), and additional flying squad-1 for the constituency.

published on : 4th April 2021

Tamil Nadu polls: EC foils ‘bid’ to woo voters with water supply in Coimbatore

The Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC) is planning to hand over drinking water supply in 60 wards to a French company. 

published on : 24th March 2021

Poll code to be enforced in Tirupati from March 23

The candidates will have to file nominations at the nomination centre in the Nellore district, the official said. 

published on : 18th March 2021

FIR filed against AIADMK cadre for MCC violation

Police filed an FIR against eight AIADMK cadre for violating Model Code of Conduct.

published on : 17th March 2021

Guardian’s Dilemma: Model Code of Conduct  

If Parliament is the custodian of democracy, the Election Commission of India (EC) is the umpire of political morality.

published on : 21st April 2019

Telangana polls: Singers who praised TRS face heat

The suspended persons include A Shanker, D Murali Goud, P Sravan, K Srilatha, P Archana, Ch Radha, Saila Srinivas and V Sudheer.

published on : 8th October 2018

Karnataka government barred from taking any policy decisions: Election Commission

The model code of conduct that came into place after the announcement of the election date, will not allow the Congress government from taking any policy decisions.

published on : 27th March 2018

Two-phase Gujarat assembly polls to be held on December 9 and 14; result to be declared on December 18, announces Election Commission

The poll process will start on November 14 with the issue of the gazette notification for the first phase. Candidates can start filing their nominations from that day.

published on : 25th October 2017