A team of the Election Commission of India (ECI) will undertake a three-day visit to Telangana from October 3 to assess poll preparedness. Telangana Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Vikas Raj said that the visit aims to engage with various stakeholders, assess poll preparedness, and interact with the local community. During the visit, the ECI will hold a crucial meeting with national and state-recognized political parties, and enforcement… read-more
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PM Narendra Modi started his four states visit, ahead of the 2024 Elections, from July 7-July 8. The tour began with Chhattisgarh, Raipur, and will be covering Uttar Pradesh, Telangana and Rajasthan. In all the states, the PM Narendra Modi-led Central Government will launch several development projects, including the Vande Bharat Express train in UP's Gorakhpur. On July 8, PM Narendra Modi will visit Warangal in Telangana and Rajasthan.
Karnataka is all set for the 2023 Assembly elections, scheduled to be held on May 10. Ahead of the elections, here's list of things, a registered voter need to carry while going to vote. Check your name in the electoral list published on www.ceokarnataka.kar.nic.in . You can also download the 'Chunavana' mobile app on your smartphone. Another important thing is voter's slip, which can also… read-more
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After the BJP, Congress also released its manifesto for the Karnataka Polls, which is scheduled for May 10. In the released manifesto, the opposition party focused on women voters and youths. The big announcements include 200 units of free power to each household, Rs 2,000 to each woman head of the family under the Gruha Lakshmi project and a sum of ₹3,000 for two years to unemployed graduates.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today flagged off Kerala's first Vande Bharat Express train from Thiruvananthapuram. The PM also inaugurated the Kochi Water Metro, a one-of-its-kind project that connects 10 islands through electric hybrid boats. Later, Modi addressed a public rally in Thiruvananthapuram and assured the growth and development of Kerala. Notably, PM Narendra Modi is on tour to Kerala, which is all set to contest for the state… read-more
The BJP appointed Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan as in charge of Karnataka assembly polls, scheduled in 2023. On February 4, the party announced Pradhan as their Karnataka in charge and Tamil Nadu BJP President K Annamalai as co in charge for the Karnataka polls and issued an official statement about it. In the past, Pradhan also handled the assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand.
Ahead of the Himachal Pradesh elections, on November 12, the State CM Jairam Thakur kick-started the campaign. During one of his rallies, Thakur said, "In Himachal too "Rivaj Badlega" (traditions will change)". Confident over the win, Jairam Thakur said, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will secure approximately 51% of votes and will hold a maiden victory against the opposition. He also assured the growth and development of the State… read-more
Karnataka government has agreed to establish a 30-foot bronze sculpture of Goddess Bhuvaneshwari, ruling deity of Kannada identity, on a half-acre plot of land at Kalagrama at Jnanabharathi campus in Bengaluru. The sculpture will sit above a 10-foot grand platform, with design features symbolizing Karnataka's cultural pride. The move is considered an attempt by the ruling BJP to build a pro-Kannada identity image ahead of the Assembly… read-more
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Arvind Kejriwal Announces 300 Units Of Free Electricity In Gujarat If AAP Elected In Upcoming Assembly Polls
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announced that if AAP comes to power in Gujarat, 300 units of free electricity will be given to household consumers every month. Notably, Kejriwal has taking the cue from the existing models in Delhi and Punjab, where free electricity is already being offered to the people. The announcement has come ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections, which are scheduled to take place December this year.
In the floor test against the Shiv Sena that was held in the state Assembly on July 4, recently elected Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde prevailed. Thus, Shinde has established his majority in the state and will continue to lead his newly elected administration. 99 MLAs opposed the motion of confidence, while 164 supported it in the 288-member House. This is the Shinde administration's second significant legislative triumph.
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