EVM

Ensuring foolproof security of EVMs in Punjab, says EC

All security measures are put in place to guard EVMs in nine assembly constituencies here, the Election Commission said today, as it dismissed the AAP's allegations that standard procedure was neglected while guarding the strong rooms where the polling machines are kept.

Feb 08, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

Assembly Elections 2017: Fault in EVMs interrupt polling at two seats in Punjab

Voting delayed in booth number 66 of Jalandhar constituency due to error in EVM. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Feb 04, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

The battle begins: Bihar Assembly elections date announced-Part 2

Bihar will have five-phase Assembly elections between October 12 and November 5 and the counting of votes will take place on November 8. Who will win this mega battle ?

Sep 09, 2015, 19:22 PM IST

The battle begins: Bihar Assembly elections date announced

Bihar will have five-phase Assembly elections between October 12 and November 5 and the counting of votes will take place on November 8. Who will win this mega battle ?

Sep 09, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Battle for Delhi: Stage set for vote count on Tuesday; all eyes on AAP, BJP hopeful

The video graphed process of counting of votes for the Delhi Assembly polls will take place at 14 centers in nine districts of the national capital on Tuesday.

Feb 09, 2015, 09:42 AM IST

How to ensure there are no discrepancies in EVMs, AAP asks EC

 Voicing apprehension about discrepancies in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday approached the Election Commission seeking to know what should the voters do in such a scenario.

Jan 31, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Woman 'set afire' for not voting particular candidate dies

A 65-year-old woman, allegedly set ablaze for not voting for a particular candidate in Yeola Assembly constituency in Nashik district in October 15 polls, succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at civil hospital here on Monday.

Oct 20, 2014, 23:35 PM IST

Maharashtra: PILs demanding paper trail device with EVMs dismissed

The Mumbai High Court has dismissed two PILs seeing a direction to the Government to procure Voter Verification Paper Audit Trial devices to be attached to EVMs during State Assembly elections in all the 288 seats in Maharashtra.

Oct 04, 2014, 15:52 PM IST

EC wants to use new machine to enhance vote secrecy

The Election Commission wants to use a new machine to enhance secrecy of votes during counting which prevents disclosure of voting pattern.

Aug 17, 2014, 12:33 PM IST

SC notice to EC on displaying candidates photo on EVM

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Election Commission(EC) on a PIL which sought directions for mandatory display of photographs of people contesting elections on EVMs to curb the menace of dummy namesakes.

Jul 25, 2014, 21:40 PM IST

Glitch in EVM leads to 1 hr delay in declaring results

A glitch in an EVM led to an hour delay in declaring the results in Dharmapuri Lok Sabha Constituency today, from where PMK candidate Dr Anbumani Ramadoss emerged victorious.

May 17, 2014, 03:25 AM IST

Elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in Delhi

Elaborate arrangements have been made and security tightened at the seven centres, housing over 20,000 EVMs, to ensure peaceful counting of votes in the national capital.

May 15, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

20,000 EVMs kept under tight security in Delhi

Over 20,000 EVMs, which hold the fate of 150 candidates in Lok Sabha polls, have been kept under high security in strong rooms at seven centres across the city for counting of votes on May 16.

May 11, 2014, 11:53 AM IST

Congress dares BJP to challenge EC clean chit to Rahul Gandhi in EVM case

Congress on Saturday dared the BJP to challenge the clean chit given to Rahul Gandhi by the Election Commission on the allegation that he had violated secrecy of voting by entering the EVM enclosure in one of the polling booths in Amethi on May 7.

May 11, 2014, 01:01 AM IST

Congress dares BJP to challenge EC clean chit to Rahul in EVM case

Congress on Saturday dared the BJP to challenge the clean chit given to Rahul Gandhi by the Election Commission on the allegation that he had violated secrecy of voting by entering the EVM enclosure in one of the polling booths in Amethi on May 7.

May 10, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Internet voting not a practicable idea: former CEC Qureshi

Voting through the Internet is not a feasible idea because of security concerns, former Chief Election Commissioner SY Qureshi said here on Friday.

May 10, 2014, 00:19 AM IST

EC seeks report on Rahul entering polling booths in Amethi

The EC today said it has sought a "factual" report on allegations that Rahul Gandhi, a candidate from Amethi, had violated rules by going to the polling area inside some booths in the constituency during balloting yesterday.

May 08, 2014, 21:44 PM IST

Failure rate of EVMs much less than expected: EC

Election Commission on Thursday defended the efficiency of the voting machines saying the failure rate was less than usually expected.

Apr 25, 2014, 00:56 AM IST

At least 65 EVMs replaced in six Lok Sabha seats in Assam

At least 65 Electronic Voting Machines have been replaced so far during elections for the last six Lok Sabha seats in Assam on Thursday due to different types of malfunctioning.

Apr 24, 2014, 14:39 PM IST