Ahead of the elections in five poll-bound states, the Election Commission of India (ECI) issued an order regarding the posting and transfer of election officers. As per the orders, chief secretaries of Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Telangana have been asked to transfer officials directly connected with elections who are posted in their home districts and those who have spent three of the last four years in one district… read-more
Courtesy: The Press Trust of India
PM Narendra Modi is all set to begin his two-day south Indian tour, on April 8. The visit ahead of the 2023 elections in the poll-bound state will start from Telangana. In Telangana, PM Modi is scheduled to launch development projects worth Rs 11,300 crores. The projects include awaited Vande Bharat Train between Secunderabad-Tirupati. Besides this, Modi will also lay the foundation stone for AIIMS in Bibinagar.
PM Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Telangana, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, on April 8 and 9. The visit ahead of the 2023 state assembly elections hold a significance importance for the BJP, which is making efforts to form government in Karnataka for another round and win in Telangana and Tamil Nadu. The PMO confirmed the visit, during which PM Modi will inaugurate development projects and flag-off Vande Bharat trains.
Courtesy: Live Mint
After rounds of counting in Manipur and Uttarakhand, the Election Commission of India (ECI) confirmed the majority seats to the BJP. While the national government party secured 20 seats in Uttarakhand, it won 17 seats in Manipur. On March 10, the ECI officials started counting votes in the five polls-bound states, UP, Manipur, Goa, Punjab and Uttarakhand, of which except Punjab all the four states is expecting BJP government.… read-more
Courtesy: Financial Express
In a relief to political parties, the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced relaxations. According to the issued notification on February 12, padayatras with a limited people are allowed. In addition, poll campaign hours have been extended for four hours, 6:00 am to 10: pm, from the previous 8:00 am to 10 pm. Notably, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur are set to contest Assembly elections.
Courtesy: Business Standard
The Union Health Ministry has instructed the removal of PM Narendra Modi's photo from the COVID-19 vaccination certificates to be issued in four poll-bound states, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam, West Bengal, and UT of Puducherry. The ministry took the decision after the TMC filed a complaint with the Election Commission, calling the photo a violation of the poll code. The TMC had stated that the PM's photo was stealing credits from the frontline… read-more