Union Minister gets EVM direction changed to suit "Vastu"

An election official changed the direction of EVM allegedly at the request of candidate and Union Minister KH Muniyappa to make it "Vastu" compliant, following which he was shifted from a polling centre in Kolar Lok Sabha constituency.

EC to meet parties on introducing paper trail of votes

Voters may soon be able to trail their ballot and confirm whether their vote on the Electronic Voting Machine has gone in favour of the candidate they chose.

Voter to get paper receipt after casting ballot: EC tells SC

EC told SC that it would soon incorporate a paper trail & issue a paper receipt to each voter after ballot is cast through Electronic Voting Machine.