Why Punjab turnout nosedived despite 4 lakh new voters and SVEEP

The SVEEP was launched in 2009 on an experimental basis after the general elections were held in May 2009 by the EC with an objective to mitigate the gap between registration of voters and turnout at polling booths.

SVEEP: Punjab public urged to vote through selfies, slogan contests in Lok Sabha elections 2019

Deputy Commissioner cum District Electoral Officer Vinay Bublani, while interacting with the youth, exhorted them to be ambassadors of the voters’ awareness drive.


EC to use games, comic strips to educate, entertain voters

The ‘edutainment’ kit includes a video game called “Get Set Vote”.

Voter registration drives in city run full steam to include more youth, women

Along with women, special efforts are also directed towards youth participation.

Mobile voter registration drive in city’s 26 Assembly pockets gets good response

In the last 20 days, 52,000 such forms have been distributed.

IAS officer takes voters’ awareness to a new high

ingh was AAP Awadh zone convenor before she was expelled by party’s national convenor Arvind Kejriwal Friday.


‘Best matches are where referees never use cautionary whistles’

The Assembly elections in December will be different from past polls in the city,keeping the focus on inclusion,‘purification’ of the electoral rolls and vulnerability mapping,Vijay Dev tells Geeta Gupta .

In first for Delhi,speeches,poll process to be videographed

For the first time in electoral history,Delhi’s Election Commission will videograph all political speeches and the poll process during the Assembly elections to be held later this year

ECI to fete Faridkot admn for high polling

The Election Commission of India would felicitate the Faridkot district administration for mobilising voters to come out and exercise their franchise,resulting in 85 per cent polling.