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Poll commission plans to map migrant population for remote voting

November 12, 2021 7:02 am

Remote voting refers to a mechanism that allows electors to vote from locations other than polling stations assigned to their registered constituencies.

Sushil Chandra appointed next Chief Election Commissioner, to take charge on April 13

April 12, 2021 8:00 pm

Under him, the Election Commission would hold assembly polls in Goa, Manipur, Uttarakhand, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.

Observers being monitored constantly: Chief Election Commissioner

March 25, 2021 5:42 am

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said all polling stations will be on the ground floor, and there will be arrangements for wheelchairs, drinking water, electricity, and ramps for the specially abled.

Officials on poll duty to be treated as frontline workers, vaccinated: CEC

February 15, 2021 4:55 am

Assembly elections in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry and Assam will be held this year.

Central police forces will play a greater role in poll-bound states: CEC

February 12, 2021 8:33 am

Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal, Assam and Puducherry are likely to go to polls in April or May.

EC to extend polling time in TN by an hour to maintain social distancing norms

February 11, 2021 5:11 pm

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora added that the polling stations in the state have been increased to 93,000 polling stations in the state for the upcoming assembly elections due to the pandemic.

Election Commission to soon begin mock trials for remote voting: CEC

January 25, 2021 10:05 pm

In his message to mark the 11th National Voters' Day, he said a research project on remote voting using cutting-edge technology has already begun.

Bengal: EC says no bike rallies after model code kicks in

January 23, 2021 4:38 am

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said, “Once the election schedule is announced, the model code of conduct will be enforced. After that, no motorbike rally will be allowed for the poll campaign.”

Full bench of EC to visit Kolkata tomorrow

January 19, 2021 9:01 am

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora and Commissioners Rajiv Kumar and Sushil Chandra will arrive in Kolkata on Wednesday after meeting political parties in Assam around 10 am.

CEC cites Bihar example, urges other countries to hold timely elections

November 06, 2020 2:10 am

Arora was speaking at a virtual conference organised by the Election Commission (EC) to familiarise other countries with India’s experience of conducting polls amid Covid-19.