Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

civic polls


NCP files plea in SC against changes brought in civic poll process by govt

August 13, 2022 7:39 am

“The Supreme Court has admitted the petition of the NCP’s Pune unit and will soon take it up for hearing. The state government’s decision, which has resulted in a delay in the civic elections, will not stand in court,” city NCP chief Prashant Jagtap said.

Civic poll results will have no bearing on Assembly elections, says Cong's Deepender Hooda

June 23, 2022 8:17 pm

Haryana's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) combine won 25 of the 46 municipal bodies in the municipal polls, with the Aam Aadmi Party and the Indian National Lok Dal bagging one seat each.

Final ward delimitation for civic polls: HC seeks state response on SEC decision

May 20, 2022 7:55 am

The court sought to know whether the state government will go ahead with the SEC's decision or if it will invite fresh objections to delimitation.

Maharashtra: After SC order, SEC tells local bodies to continue poll process

May 07, 2022 7:48 am

On Thursday, the poll panel had asked all the 25 Zilla Parishads and 284 Panchayat Samitis to check the draft ward boundaries at the SEC and six Zilla Parishad did so on Friday.

Only micro failure, Makkal Needhi Maiam's honest politics will continue: Kamal Haasan after party draws blank in Tamil Nadu civic polls

February 24, 2022 9:32 am

"You should think that you have won in your ward and continue doing welfare activities. We came to politics to serve the people. Your work should make people regret that they didn’t vote for you,” Kamal Haasan told his party workers.

Transwoman, mother-son duo, husband and wife among winners in TN civic polls

February 23, 2022 6:44 am

A transwoman, Ra Ganga won on a DMK ticket from ward 38 of Vellore Municipal Corporation.

Tamil Nadu urban polls: More than 7,000 police personnel to be deployed at counting centres in Chennai

February 22, 2022 8:55 am

The candidates and counting agents have been instructed to reach the area around 7am. They will not be allowed to carry their mobile phones inside the counting centres.

Four Tamil Nadu villages to vote for first time in civic body polls

February 18, 2022 7:33 pm

The four villages are among the 15 situated inside Anamalai Tiger Reserve in the Udumalpet range of the Tiruppur Division.

Tamil Nadu civic polls: MNM chief Kamal Haasan compares party candidates to sanitation workers

February 09, 2022 9:44 pm

Haasan made the remark while addressing MNM workers virtually, in the run up to the urban local body polls in the state scheduled on February 19.

Tripura civic body polls conducted fraudulently, elections reduced to mockery: Manik Sarkar

November 30, 2021 9:17 pm

He added that half of the results were forged and claimed not even half of the voters who were shown to have cast their votes could actually make it to the booths.