VVPAT mismatch: poll panel defends criminalisation of false complaint

The provision was hotly debated during recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections when retired Assam DGP Harekrishna Deka, who after finding the discrepancy in the VVPAT did not complain, as falsity of such complaint would have led to his imprisonment and heavy fine.

351 new EVMs fail on counting day in Gujarat, officials resort to manual counting of VVPAT slips

A total of 1,305 VVPATs were manually counted in polling booths where Lok Sabha polls for 26 seats were held. Apart from the 351 VVPATs counted where CUs malfunctioned, 29 VVPATs were counted in polling booths where mock-poll data were not erased.


Gujarat: Mock-poll data not erased at 15 booths, EC to count VVPAT slips

The verification of VVPAT paper slips of 930 randomly selected — five in each Assembly constituency — polling booths shall be taken up after the completion of the last round of counting of votes.

EC rejects Opposition parties demand on changes to VVPAT counting process

The BJP had called the Opposition move a desperate attempt in the face of certain defeat.

Jalandhar: BSP workers keep 24-hour watch on strongrooms

In Jalandhar, EVM and VVPAT machines have been deposited at the office of the Director Land Records, Government Sports School and the State Patwar School, both located at the premises of land record office.

In case of mismatch with EVM figures, all VVPATs must be counted: Sitaram Yechury

Polling for the seven-phased Lok Sabha election came to an end on Sunday and the counting of votes will be taken up on May 23.


Delhi: EC seeks report after man claims VVPAT issue

The man said he didn’t want to reveal his vote so he pressed a random symbol in front of officers and the VVPAT slip printed the one he clicked in the test vote — rendering his allegation false.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How to vote in India

Elections 2019, How to Vote in #India, Voting Timings: The states which are voting in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha Elections are Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Bengal and Jammu and Kashmir.

Increase VVPAT sample audits to 50%: 21 political parties submit review petition before SC

The apex court earlier this month directed the EC to increase the number of EVMs subjected to checks from one per assembly segment to five in this Lok Sabha and assembly polls.

Lok Sabha elections: EVM, VVPAT malfunction reported from UP, Kerala, Goa in third phase

Even as voters turned up in large numbers to cast their votes in 116 seats, EVM glitches were reported from Kerala, Uttar Pradesh and Goa.