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Conduct bypolls in 13 civic wards within 3 months: Delhi HC

The judgment also noted that neither the commission nor the government had been able to provide any explanation for the delay.

Diwali break hits printing of voter slips, parties fret

SEC is non-committal about printing the voting slips as rules do not make it mandatory on the SEC to print the slips for local body polls.


SEC to accept online nomination for candidates fighting local body polls

A video conference on the matter was conducted by state election commissioner JS Saharia with all election officials on implementing the system.

Trinamool leaders verbally, physically attacked SEC: BJP

Earlier in the day, Sinha had said BJP will move Calcutta High Court to demand fresh polls into Bidhannagar and Asansol

Civic poll violence: SEC postpones counting, to take call on re-poll based ‘on evidence’

TMC blames CPM for violence; Opposition demands SEC Upadhyay’s resignation.

Civic elections today: BJP mulls legal action against SEC

Alleges SEC defied HC order to give police protection to candidates.


Panchayat poll: SEC asks govt to explain mass transfers after notification

The government had Tuesday night issued a list of 12 IAS, 10 PCS and 21 IPS officers, which included SPs of nine districts.

No response from govt on polls in MCD wards, High Court told

The bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Jayant Nath issued a notice to the Delhi government, seeking their response.

SEC announces delimitation of AMC wards

In its order dated August 17, 2015, the Commission has clarified the civic election would be held on the basis of 2011 census.

Repoll in 36 booths of 10 municipalities

Central forces will also be used during repolls.