Probe ordered against Bihar CM for poll code violation

A probe was ordered by Vaishali district election office against Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi for allegedly inducing voters in favour of alliance candidates in bypoll.

EC has no data on status of poll code violation cases of last three LS polls

Mumbai: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has no data or records on `status` of various cases pertaining to violations of the model code of conduct in last three Lok Sabha elections, an RTI query has revealed.
City-based activist Anil Galgali had filed an RTI query in this regard.He also sought to know the "minimum and maximum action" being initiated by the ECI against politicians concerned in the mandatory time limit, if any, in cases of poll code violations.

Relief for Beni Prasad Verma in poll code violation case

In a relief to Senior Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma, a local court has rejected the application moved by the district police seeking action against him in a case related to his alleged "objectionable" remark on Narendra Modi.

Narendra Modi has not violated any election law: BJP

BJP came out strongly in defence of Narendra Modi claiming he had not violated the electoral laws as he was beyond the prohibited 100 metres of the polling booth when he spoke to the media.

Records of poll code violation gutted in fire: RTI query

Records of violations of code of conduct in previous three Lok Sabha polls have been destroyed in fire, a response to a RTI query has revealed.

Fresh FIR against Babbar for violating poll code

A fresh FIR been registered against Congress candidate from Ghaziabad, Raj Babbar for allegedly carrying his roadshow beyond the stipulated time in Masuri area of the constituency in violation of Model Code of Conduct.

EC seeks report from dist admin on Khurshid`s poll code violation

The EC has sought a report from the Farukkhabad district administration on the alleged violation of Model Code of Conduct by Union Minister Salman Khurshid.

Poll code violation: DMK files counter affidavit

DMK leader MK Stalin on Thursday filed a counter affidavit in the Madras High Court against the petition filed by AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa challenging Election Commission`s order to state government to cover pictures of two leaves on small buses as it resembled the ruling party`s symbol.

Poll code violation case against BSP

A case of violation of model code of conduct for the Lok Sabha polls was registered against BSP here on Friday for allegedly distributing food packets to voters during an election rally at Chapar village in the district.

EC issues poll code violation notice against MP minister

The Election Commission on Wednesday issued a notice to Madhya Pradesh Industries Minister Kailash Vijayvargiya for violating the model code of conduct ahead of the Assembly Elections in the state next month.

NBW warrant issued against BSP MP

A local court has issued a non-bailable warrant against a BSP MP in connection with a case of violation of model code of conduct in 2007.

Beni regrets in poll code violation case

Courting controversy over his minorities’ sub-quota remarks and alleged violation of model code of conduct.

Withdrawal of prosecution against Dikshit opposed

Delhi BJP leader Vijay Jolly Wednesday moved court here opposing city police decision to withdraw prosecution of Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit for allegedly
violating election code during 2008 Assembly polls.

FIR against Raj Thackeray for poll code violation

According to police, the FIR was registered last night after the TV channel aired an interview of Raj Thackeray last evening.

BJP alleges poll code violation by Maharashtra CM

A presentation made by the civic commissioner to Maharashtra CM regarding a proposed coastal road in Mumbai violated the election code, BJP said.

EC notice to Mamata for poll code violation

The Election Commission of India on Friday sent a notice to the Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in a case related to poll code violation.

Puducherry steps up measures to check poll code violation

The Puducherry election authorities have intensified steps to curb malpractices ahead of the April 13 Assembly polls in the Union Territory and also to prevent violation of model code of conduct.

FIR against Bihar Congress chief for poll code violation

An FIR has been lodged against Bihar
Congress president Chaudhary Mehboob Ali Kaiser for allegedly
violating the model code of conduct ahead of the assembly
polls.