Delhi Election Commission

MCD polls: Voters to have their left ring finger inked

MCD polls: Voters to have their left ring finger inked

The move has been necessitated in the event of back-to-back Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee polls and Rajouri Garden bye-polls in the city.

Apr 14, 2017, 20:17 PM IST

Remove ''Aam Aadmi'' words from AAP government schemes: EC

Ahead of municipal elections in the national capital, the Delhi Election Commission has directed the AAP government in the capital to remove "Aam Aadmi" words from all forms of display of its schemes.

Mar 22, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Revision of electoral rolls of Delhi to commence on Oct 15

The Delhi Election Commission has announced that it will conduct a special summary revision of electoral rolls of all the constituencies in the city, enabling inclusion of voters who attained 18 years of age with reference to January 1, 2015 as the qualifying date.

Oct 14, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

DEC issues notice to Kejriwal over Rajghat meeting

Delhi Election Commission on Wednesday issued notice to AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for holding a meeting without permission at Rajghat.

Apr 10, 2014, 00:49 AM IST

Delhi EC creating awareness to maximise voter turnout

To increase voter turnout in the Lok Sabha polls, the Delhi Election Commission is leaving no stone unturned, as it is utilising almost all platforms from bus shelters, newspapers, Metro stations to radio where its new slogan `Ab Baithe Nahi Rahenge, Vote Karenge` is promoted.

Mar 28, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

DEC likely to approach Law min for disposal of pending cases

Delhi Election Commission is likely to approach the Union Law Ministry for setting up of special courts to dispose of a huge backlog of FIRs and other complaints of model code violation against political parties during past elections.

Mar 16, 2014, 11:20 AM IST

Eight candidates file nomination papers on first day

Eight candidates filed their papers on the first day of nomination for the April 10 Lok Sabha polls in Delhi.

Mar 15, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

DEC takes steps to curb flow of black money

The Delhi Election Commission (DEC) Thursday brought city airports under scanner to curb flow of black money in the run to Lok Sabha polls, while directing the civil aviation agencies to keep a vigil on movement of baggages carried by politicians.

Mar 13, 2014, 20:26 PM IST

`Parties to be prosecuted for protesting without permission`

The Delhi Election Commission has taken strong note of the recent protest by AAP workers at the BJP headquarters, which had later turned violent.

Mar 09, 2014, 12:18 PM IST

Sandeep Dikshit served notice by EC

Congress MP from East Delhi Sandeep Dikshit was served notice by Delhi Election Commission for violation of model code of conduct which came to force since day Lok sabha poll dates were announced.

Mar 07, 2014, 23:35 PM IST

Delhi polls: Elaborate security in place for vote counting

The Delhi Election Commission has made elaborate security arrangements for counting of votes to take place on Sunday with 2000 Central Paramilitary Force and Delhi police personnel keeping a tight vigil at 14 counting centres.

Dec 07, 2013, 20:16 PM IST

EC bans political bulk SMSes 48 hrs prior to polling

Delhi Election Commission on Friday directed all mobile service providers to stop "political" bulk SMS services 48 hours before the Assembly election to ensure that parties do not influence voters during this period.

Nov 08, 2013, 21:27 PM IST

Delhi EC conducts marathon to encourage voters

To create awareness among voters and ensure increase in voter turnout, the Delhi Election Commission is organising a chain of events in all eight assembly constituencies ahead of the upcoming polls.

Oct 20, 2013, 20:36 PM IST

Delhi EC deploys special teams to weed out bogus voters

To ensure free and fair polls, Delhi Election Commission has put in place a surveillance mechanism to weed out "bogus" voters in the city, including in constituencies represented by senior leaders of the various political parties.

Oct 20, 2013, 11:30 AM IST

Delhi polls 2013: City airports under scanner to check black money

Delhi Election Commission has brought city airports under scanner to curb flow of black money in the run up to Delhi Assembly polls.

Oct 14, 2013, 22:04 PM IST

Delhi poll panel ropes in NGOs to spread voting awareness

The Delhi Election Commission has joined hands with around 40 capital-based NGOs for spreading awareness about voters` rights and to boost participation in the upcoming assembly elections, official sources said Monday.

Oct 14, 2013, 19:38 PM IST

Action launched against Delhi Election Commission officials

The Delhi Election Commission has launched criminal proceedings against some of its officials, including four senior officers, for their alleged involvement in harassment, criminal conspiracy and forgery.

Sep 11, 2013, 21:39 PM IST

30,000 cops to ensure peaceful Delhi civic polls

A total of 30,000 armed police personnel will be deployed during Sunday`s civic polls across 11,572 polling booths in the capital.

Apr 12, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

BJP accuses state EC of ignoring its complaints

Delhi BJP accused the State Election Commission of ignoring its requests and complaints on issues related to municipal polls to be held on Sunday.

Apr 12, 2012, 23:03 PM IST