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New Delhi (India), Apr 24 (ANI): A review petition was filed by 21 opposition parties in the Supreme Court on Wednesday asking it to order verification of 50 per cent EVMs using the voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) machines.
Updated : 1 day, 4 hours ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Apr 24 (ANI): Former Assam DGP Harekrishna Deka has alleged that the voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) machine at a polling booth here had malfunctioned as the machine displayed some other name and not the one he had voted for.
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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India] Apr 23 (ANI): Vote counts between EVM and VVPAT units differed in two assembly segments under two different parliamentary constituencies of Odisha in the third phase of Lok Sabha elections, the state's Chief Electoral Officer Naba Kumar Nayak said on Tuesday.<
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Silchar (Assam) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): As the second phase of polling gets underway to elect members to the 17th Lok Sabha, Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter-verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) glitches have been reported at a number of polling booths across the country.
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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Apr 16 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said counting of 50 per cent votes through VVPAT can be done "within no time" and even a "child can tell how much time it will take".
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 14 (India): Every political party other than Modi-led BJP are pressing for verification of 50 per cent of the votes through paper trails, said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
New Delhi [India], Apr 14 (ANI): Opposition leaders including TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu, Congress' Abhishek Manu Singhvi and AAP's national convenor Arvind Kejriwal, on Sunday questioned the reliability of the electronic voting machines (EVMS) and demanded a mandatory paper trail count i
New Delhi [India], Apr 14 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday alleged that the Election Commission acting at the behest of BJP has turned down the Telugu Desam Party's demand for 50 per cent Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) be verified against Voter Verified
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New Delhi (India) Apr 13 (ANI): Congress parliamentarian and Senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Saturday said that the petitioners in the VVPAT verification matter will file a review petition to push for their initial demand for random checking of 50 per cent of the Electoral Voting Ma
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New Delhi [India], Apr 8 (ANI): The Congress party on Monday urged the Supreme Court to reconsider its instruction to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to increase the random verification of VVPAT slips from one polling station per Assembly seat to only five booths in the Lok Sabha p
New Delhi (India) Apr 8 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Election Commission to increase the VVPAT count of one randomly selected electronic voting machine per Assembly constituency to five in the Lok Sabha polls, saying that it is to ensure the "greatest degree of accuracy
Updated : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 7 (ANI): Twenty-one Opposition parties have submitted before the Supreme Court that they were agreeable to a delay of even five days in the declaration of the Lok Sabha poll results if the Election Commission (EC) approved their demand for verification of 50 per cen