EVM tampering

EVM tampering News

BSP worker booked for spreading ‘rumours’ about faulty EVM

The FIR is lodged at Bhopa police station in Muzaffarnagar based on a complaint filed by sub-divisional magistrate of Jansath.

Opposition parties to approach EC over EVM tampering issue

This comes after Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Friday ruled out going back to the ballot paper.


Andhra CM says EVMs turning out to be big threat to democracy

Naidu, the president of the Telugu Desam Party, said the EVMs were turning out to be a "big threat" to democracy and advised his party rank and file to be alert in view of the claims by "hackers".

TMC MP wants return to ballots: EVMs not foolproof

Seventeen parties have already demanded that the Election Commission should use ballot papers,” TMC member Saugata Roy said, raising the issue during the zero hour.

Palghar bypolls: Opposition parties cry foul over faulty EVMs, attack BJP

In Palghar, big fight between Shiv Sena and BJP relates to clashes of the ego. Sena’s decision to hijack and field Shrinivas Wanaga, son of late sitting BJP (MP) Chintaman Wanaga had come as a rude shock to the BJP.

I can guarantee if ballot papers are used, BJP won't come to power: BSP supremo Mayawati

Similar demands and allegations about the misuse of EVMs to favour a certain party were raised by Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal.


Ramraje Nimbalkar asks government to issue statement on EVM ‘fraud’

Referring to Buldhana “EVM fraud”, Congress legislator Sanjay Dutt said during the Zilla Parishad polls, in Booth 56 in Sultanpur tehsil in Buldhana, the LED light was flashing for the BJP candidate when a vote was caste in favour of an independent candidate. The district collector confirmed the incident of malfunctioning, he said.

Faulty EVM 'ocassionally' casts vote for BJP in Buldhana: Report

The report says that on February 16th, the day of polling, Zore and her representatives made a complaint at around 10 am after they objected to LED light flashing for BJP candidate when votes were case in her favour at an EVM unit in Sultanpur.

EVMs in 2014 Maharashtra polls not tampered: Forensic lab tells Bombay HC

Justice Mridula Bhatkar had in May this year ordered the forensic examination of the EVMs, on a plea alleging that they had been tampered with.

Supreme Court asks Election Commission to respond to plea alleging tampering with EVMs

The bench asked the ECI to file its reply to the petition within two weeks and asked the petitioner to file a rejoinder to the response within two weeks thereafter. The apex court also tagged the plea with the petition pending before the other court.