State Election Commission

MCD elections: Over 1,000 nominations rejected after scrutiny

The filing of nominations began on November 7 and the last date was November 14.

published on : 17th November 2022

Over 2,021 in line for MCD seats, parties in hectic campaign mode

Independents form maximum chunk with over 500 candidates filing papers; state election commission to complete scrutiny of nominations today

published on : 16th November 2022

Poll nominations begin in Delhi for 250 wards

Candidates can withdraw their candidature till November 19, voting will take place on December 4

published on : 8th November 2022

MCD poll expenditure limit up to Rs 8 lakh

State poll panel asks candidates to maintain record of expenses, also fixes security deposit of Rs 5,000

published on : 5th November 2022

Save the dates: MCD polls on December 4, results on December 7

The much-awaited elections for the Municipal Corporation of Delhi will take place on December 4 and the vote count is due on December 7.

published on : 5th November 2022

If TRS leaders stay put, I too will go to Munugode: Bandi

The BJP leaders also alleged that the TRS was planning to disrupt the election process by creating fear among the voters there.

published on : 3rd November 2022

MCD polls: SEC directs officials to prepare draft lists of polling stations

 The SEC has directed that while preparing list of polling stations for a ward, care has to be taken that all polling stations are located on the ground floor of a building in the ward.

published on : 28th October 2022

Poll panel appoints new ROs for 250 municipal wards in Delhi

The Delhi State Election Commission on Wednesday appointed returning-cum-scrutinising officers for the 250 municipal wards, setting the wheels in motion for the civic polls.

published on : 20th October 2022

Karnataka HC orders BBMP polls before December 31

Some petitioners had alleged that more seats were reserved for women in assembly constituencies represented by opposition parties.

published on : 1st October 2022

AAP submits objection on draft delimitation report; flags discrepancies

Party delegation flags issue of discrepancies in number of electorates in each wards 

published on : 30th September 2022

New deadline for Karnataka to complete TP/ZP poll process

Thereafter, the government is required to carry out the exercise of reservation.

published on : 27th September 2022

MP: Petition alleges identity theft by winning candidate in sarpanch's election; HC issues notice to SEC

Vinita (28) submitted forged documents and contested election for the sarpanch of Bhilkheda by stealing the identity of Anita (30), a former resident of the district, the petition claimed.

published on : 1st September 2022

Gujarat: Citing SC ruling, poll body orders removal of OBC quota for panchayat elections

Under the Gujarat Panchayats Act, ten per cent of seats are reserved for OBC communities in gram panchayat elections.

published on : 8th July 2022

No OBC reservation in Maharashtra local body elections

The SEC declared reservation of wards for women, Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and the general categories.

published on : 1st June 2022

Counting of votes for last two phases of Jharkhand rural polls begins 

Altogether 70.90 per cent of the 46.94 lakh voters exercised their franchise in the third phase of the elections, while 69.94 per cent of the 58.16 lakh electors cast their votes in the final round.

published on : 31st May 2022

Panchayat elections: Karnataka HC directs State to complete delimitation, OBC reservation in 12 weeks

A division bench of Chief Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi and Justice Ashok S Kinagi passed the order after hearing the petition filed by the SEC in 2021.

published on : 24th May 2022

Karnataka High Court adjourns hearing on ZP, TP polls to May 23 

A vacation division bench of Justice S G Pandit and Justice M G Uma posted the matter to May 23, 2022, which will be heard by the roster bench.

published on : 18th May 2022

Karnataka HC to hear plea on Zilla Panchayat, Taluk Panchayat  polls

The Karnataka High Court will hear on Monday a plea by the Karnataka State Election Commission about holding the all-important Zilla Panchayat and Taluk Panchayat elections.

published on : 16th May 2022

Karnataka HC to hear SEC plea over zilla panchayat elections on May 17

The Karnataka High Court will hear on May 17 a plea by the Karnataka State Election Commission about holding Zilla Panchayat and Taluk Panchayat elections.

published on : 15th May 2022

'No OBC quota for panchayat, local body polls': SC to Madhya Pradesh elections panel

The MP government had argued before the apex court that 35 per cent reservation be given to OBCs in the three-tier panchayat and urban local body polls.

published on : 11th May 2022
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