Wednesday, February 21, 2024

ECI

EC collaborates with Hirani for short film on voter awareness

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has collaborated with filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani for a short film to spread awareness about voting.Titled “My Vote My Duty”, the short is compiled from video messages by cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar as well...

ECI team reviews poll preparedness in Arunachal

A team from the Election Commission of India (ECI) headed by deputy election commissioner Manoj Kumar Sahoo arrived in Arunachal Pradesh’s Namsai district on Thursday to assess the state’s poll preparedness ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha and assembly...

2.6 pc reduction in vote share causes MNF to lose 16 seats in Mizoram

A 2.6 percentage points decline in vote share of the Mizo National Front (MNF) caused the ruling party to lose 16 seats in Mizoram Assembly this year compared to 2018 poll results, Election Commission of India (ECI) data showed...

Counting of votes in 4 states today

Counting of votes will be held on Sunday in assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Telangana in what is seen as a semi-final contest ahead of the general elections in less than six months. The Congress, which is...

Mizoram NGOs to hold protest, seek change of counting date

Mizoram NGO Coordination Committee (NGOCC), a conglomerate of major civil societies and student bodies, will stage protests across the state on Friday to seek a change in the date of counting of votes for state assembly polls. This was decided...

43-Tapi by-election: KBBB opposes counting on Sunday

The Konyak Baptist Bumeinok Bangjüm (KBBB) has urged the state government to be considerate on the importance of Sunday for Naga Christians, and appeal to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to reconsider the recently-announced date of December 3...

Cong complains to EC against Shah, Assam CM

A delegation of senior Congress leaders on Wednesday filed a complaint to the Election Commission of India (ECI) against statements made by Home Minister Amit Shah in Chhattisgarh’s Rajnandgaon on October 16. “We have raised eight complaints with Chief Election...

Tapi by-poll: Deployment of Election Observers; training

In view of the by-election to the 14th Nagaland Legislative Assembly 43 (ST) Tapi A/C, Deputy Commissioner (DC) and District Election Officer (DEO) Mon, Ajit Kumar Verma, has informed all the concerned that the Election Commissioner of India (ECI)...

Re-schedule of power shut down in 4 districts

Office of the Executive Engineer Transmission Division Mokokchung, has informed all concerned that vegetation clearance for 132kV and 66kV Transmission Lines under transmission division Mokokchung has been re-scheduled from October 23 to November 25. In this regard, the department informed...

Vyasan takes charge as CEO

As per the Election Commission of India (ECI) notification, Vyasan R, IAS (NL: 2007) has taken over the charge of chief electoral officer (CEO) Nagaland on October 13. Assistant CEO Nagaland, R Toshiemeren Aier said that Vyasan could be...