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voter turnout

AA Edit | EC disclosure welcome, but why was it so late?

Election Commission releases detailed vote count data amid calls for transparency

27 May 2024 12:05 AM

ECI reveals data on votes polled in each LS seat

ECI highlighted that the voter turnout data had always been accessible to candidates and citizens through the Voter Turnout App

26 May 2024 12:03 AM

SC Refuses to Direct EC to Release Voter Turnout Data Amid Polls

Bench says a "hands-off attitude" needs to be adopted during the ongoing electoral exercise

25 May 2024 12:53 AM

AA Edit | Low voter turnout not healthy for democracy

Voter apathy plagues fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections, raises concerns for democracy

22 May 2024 12:12 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Amid great expectations, voters keep all guessing

With just two weeks left before results, the BJP and Congress vie for dominance in a contentious 2024 Lok Sabha election.

21 May 2024 12:05 AM


Voter turnout: SC seeks EC reply in a week

Chief Justice of India D.Y. Chandrachud termed the request of the poll panel seeking time to respond to the plea as "fair"

17 May 2024 11:40 PM

Shikha Mukerjee | Disenchanted voters bad news in ‘wave-less’ polls

Declining Voter Turnout Reflects Growing Dissatisfaction With Political Establishment

01 May 2024 12:05 AM

Bengal records 75% voting in seventh phase of polling

Four hot seats -- Bhowanipore, Rasbehari, Ballygunge and Kolkata Port -- in South Kolkata clocked only 59.91 per cent polling

27 Apr 2021 6:58 AM

Jharkhand Assembly elections: Overall voter turnout over 66 pc in the state

The fifth phase on Friday witnessed 70.83 pc turnout. Counting of votes will be held on December 23.

20 Dec 2019 8:48 PM

KBC contestant, who won Rs 1 crore, made EC's ambassador

On the occasion, Tade said, 'Everyone should gear up to vote, which is our national duty.'

02 Oct 2019 3:19 PM


Nearly 100 per cent voter turnout in North Korea local polls, Kim Jong Un also votes

The 99.98 per cent turnout this year was a 0.01 per cent improvement on the figures registered in 2015.

22 Jul 2019 10:10 AM

2019 LS polls: Phase 5 records 62.56 polling pc; max voted in WB

Incidents of violence, clashes in West Bengal and two grenade attacks in Jammu and Kashmir were reported while polling.

06 May 2019 8:57 PM

Violence mars bypolls in J&K LS, MP Assembly seats; 7 killed in Srinagar

In all, by-elections were held in eight Assembly constituencies in five states, besides the Srinagar parliamentary seat.

09 Apr 2017 8:56 PM

Assembly polls: UP voter turnout at 60%, Manipur at 86% till 5 pm

A total of 40 constituencies spread over seven districts of eastern region of Uttar Pradesh will vote under the seventh phase.

08 Mar 2017 7:32 AM

Women voters take slender lead over men in ten civic bodies

On the other hand, 29,50,038 men voters cast their votes as against 1,04,64,763 registered voters, which is 28.19%.

23 Feb 2017 9:54 AM


55 pc polling in Mumbai civic poll, up by 10 pc from 2012

In Mumbai, voting picked up as the day progressed with several politicians and celebrities stepping out to exercise their franchise.

22 Feb 2017 8:17 AM

UP elections: 61.16% voter turnout recorded in third phase

As many as 69 Assembly constituencies in the Yadav heartland went to the polls in this phase.

19 Feb 2017 7:05 PM

Over 65% turnout in UP phase-II polling

‘Polling is going on peacefully amid tight security,’ UP Chief Electoral Officer T Venkatesh said.

15 Feb 2017 7:12 PM

BMC poll dept goes 'extra mile' to improve voter turnout

The department has painted train rakes and buses with messages urging people to exercise their voting rights.

02 Feb 2017 5:21 PM