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Odisha Panchayat Elections 2022: All you need to know

February 16, 2022 10:36 am

As many as 22,379 booths have been set up to elect 200 Zilla Parishad members, sarpanches, Panchayat Samiti members, and ward members.

No plans to hold panchayat polls in immediate future: Haryana govt informs HC

July 11, 2021 12:17 am

The disclosure was made by the state government through an affidavit submitted in Punjab and Haryana High Court in reply to a petition seeking to set aside the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Second Amendment) Act 2020.

UP Panchayat Polls: Polling time extended by hour, special slot for Covid-positive voters

April 02, 2021 3:08 am

According to the official, the state poll body has adopted most of the rules announced by the Election Commission of India for the Bihar Assembly polls held during the pandemic last year and those adopted for the current round of Assembly polls in the country.

Panchayat poll candidates in Uttar Pradesh can't hold any party post: BJP

April 01, 2021 1:07 am

Sources in the BJP on Wednesday said the decision was taken to ensure there is no infighting and candidates get the complete support of the cadre at all levels.

Tripura panchayat polls: Counting of votes begin, Oppn parties say result will not reflect true mandate

July 31, 2019 9:29 am

As per latest reports, 76.63 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the seats that underwent polling.

Tripura Panchayat polls: Voters demand benefits of development works, peace in state

July 25, 2019 10:12 pm

"We want peace. We don’t wish to comment on which party is better as the situation is not favourable. But whoever wins should give us benefits of development works," a voter said.

Punjab panchayat polls: Several submit pleas challenging rejection of papers

December 27, 2018 5:18 am

A total of 78 applications were filed by various candidates in Faridkot, 77 in Muktsar and more than 50 applications each in Ludhiana, Barnala, Sangrur, Bathinda, Ferozepur and Fazilka areas.

Panchayat polls: Punjab govt contests HC order on cancellation of nomination papers

December 27, 2018 5:18 am

The government in the review application has argued that once the election process has started, the courts do not have a jurisdiction and the relief generally is given to only those who are before the court.

Panchayat polls in Kashmir: In first seven phases, no contestant on more than half panch seats

December 08, 2018 9:40 am

Of the 13,347 panch (member) seats that went to polls in the first seven phases, 7,387 remain vacant as no one contested the elections. Also, in 3,453 other seats, candidates were elected unopposed.

J&K panchayat polls: Kashmir records 30.3, Jammu 84.8 pc voting in seventh phase

December 04, 2018 8:51 pm

State Chief Electoral Officer Shaleen Kabra said the state recorded over 75.3 per cent polling held in 12 districts across 2,714 polling stations, including 2,138 in Jammu division and 576 in Kashmir division.