Saturday, June 22, 2024

Topic: Election Commission

‘Adhere to Constitution, serve the nation without fear’: Kharge’s open letter to bureaucrats ahead of election results

On the eve of the 2024 General Elections results, Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge wrote an open letter to civil servants and government officers, asking them “to adhere to the Constitution, enact their duties, and serve the nation, without fear, favour and ill-will against anybody."

EC denies Jayaram Ramesh extra time to prove allegation against Amit Shah

The Election Commission on Monday denied extra time to Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh to prove his claim that Union Home Minister Amit Shah called 150 District Magistrates, in an attempt to intimidate and influence the officials ahead of the counting of votes for the Lok Sabha Election.

Repolling under way in West Bengal’s two booths

Repolling was under way on Monday at two booths in the Barasat and Mathurapur Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal.

Election Commission releases “absolute number of voters” for five phases of LS elections

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday released the absolute number of voters for the first five phases of the Lok Sabha elections following a sustained pressure from non-BJP parties, independent media houses and civil society groups and activists.

Election crackdown nets record ₹9,000 crore haul amid narcotics surge

In an unprecedented nationwide crackdown, the Election Commission of India (ECI) has confiscated ₹8,889 crore worth of cash, drugs, liquor and precious metals ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls - obliterating previous records as seizures continue to mount daily.

Supreme Court asks ECI why delay in uploading turnout data

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Election Commission of India (ECI) to respond to a plea seeking disclosure of final authenticated data of...