Kerala was only state where NOTA was less than 1 per cent.
Poll panel had informed court about promotional activities through TV, radio, newspapers.
Petitioner and lawyer K R Koshti, has sought court’s intervention to the extent “to provide the button of NOTA in the EVMs in the election to the local bodies”.
Designed by National Institute of Design Ahmedabad, the symbol was cleared by the Election Commission recently. The symbol will be used for the first time in Bihar
The NOTA symbol has been designed by National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad.
A civil court in Vadodara rejected the contention of the defendants that the suit filed by Advocate Mahesh Thakar’s challenging Thursday’s Bar Association election was not maintainable as the Association was unregistered.
The petition seeks that the BBA be directed to include the NOTA option, as per law laid down by the Supreme Court.
Hardeep Singh defeats Cong candidate by 4,950 votes; leads in 21 of the 22 polling stations.
Interestingly, most of these have been from the rural belt of the capital.
The students have been holding cycle rallies in and around the campus for the last few weeks.
Himachal Pradesh will be north India’s first state to get NOTA option for panchayat polls.
Kashmiri Pandits can potentially swing the results in some seats, especially where a boycott call by separatists keeps the turnout low.
In Maharashtra, NOTA also seemed to be more popular in the rural areas of Marathwada than in Western Maharashtra.
The maximum use of NOTA was reported from Mainpuri, the sole Lok Sabha seat that included five assembly segments.
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