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Chief Electoral Officer

K'taka bypolls: Chief Electoral Officer rejects 54 nominations

Of the 248 candidates, 218 nominations, including 125 Independents, were found valid.

20 Nov 2019 2:24 PM

Filing of nomination from Nov 11, polling on Dec 5 for 15 K'taka bypoll seats

The CEO added that the MCC will also come into effect from Nov 11.

10 Nov 2019 4:42 PM

MP Chief Electoral Officer submits report to EC on Sadhvi's Godse statement

Earlier the EC had barred Pragya from campaigning for 3 days for violating MCC by stirring up communal feelings.

17 May 2019 1:41 PM

441 city poll booths declared critical

The Delhi CEO have urged the Delhi voters to vote as the Lok Sabha will knock the doors in the national capital on May 12.

07 May 2019 6:04 AM

History repeats itself in Jammu and Kashmir

Majority boycotts vote in Srinagar, moderate turnout in Udhampur.

19 Apr 2019 4:16 AM


Government should conduct raids at Thackeray's residence if it has guts: NCP

BJP wrote to state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) seeking to know which LS candidate would incur the cost of Thackeray's ongoing rallies

17 Apr 2019 12:44 PM

Congress, BJP trade charge over sealing

Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit condemned use of force by police in Mayapuri, blaming the Centre and the MCD, both ruled by the BJP, for sealing.

14 Apr 2019 3:38 AM

15 Odisha booths see no polling in Naxal-hit district

The rebels had called for the boycott of polls to protest against the lack of development in the region.

12 Apr 2019 1:42 AM

2019 LS polls: 3.17 lakh litre liquor, Rs 4 cr cash, licensed weapons seized in UP

The arms licenses of 183 people were cancelled.

18 Mar 2019 12:58 PM

Demand for observors at mosques splits BJP

A party leader said that the letter was sent without any discussion at proper platform and approval of competent authority.

18 Mar 2019 3:57 AM


Poll body chief removed ahead of state election

Chief electoral officer Saleena Singh was replaced by V.L. Kanta Rao, a 1992 batch IAS officer. The move has created a stir in the political circles.

12 Jul 2018 5:28 AM

Campaigning picks up for Bawana bypoll

AAP, which had stormed to power in Delhi with 67 seats, now has 65 legislators in the 70 member Assembly.

20 Aug 2017 5:30 AM

Special godown for EVMs soon, says Chief Electoral Officer

Devices to be stored in a 3-storeyed building for which land has been approved.

03 Jul 2017 3:28 AM

EC drive to woo young voters

Booth-level officers will visit households for registration.

17 Jun 2017 2:57 AM

Poor 6.5 per cent voter turnout in Srinagar LS bypoll

Amid large scale violence, which claimed the lives of six civilians, the prestigious seat recorded a turnout at 6.5 per cent.

09 Apr 2017 6:55 PM