Preetinder Singh, DIG, Saharanpur range said the order came on Friday on the directive of the Election Commission, which stated that police officers cannot remain posted in the district going to polls if they have served in the same place for at least three years.
Muskan has been named a ‘youth Icon’ by the Election Commission (EC) for enhancing electoral participation in the next year’s assembly polls in Himachal Pradesh
Mamata Banerjee has to be elected by November 5 to continue as the chief minister
There are allegations that chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur is making administrative changes to get officers of his choice at key positions before 2022 assembly polls.
The EC said as per electoral law, the seats of retiring members are to be filled before their six-year term ends by holding biennial polls.
The Supreme Court said that media coverage of the court is part of freedom of the press.
At least six people were killed in post-poll violence in different parts of the state till Tuesday.
EC said that the remarks of ‘murder charges’ made by the Madras High Court against the Constitutional body were unwarranted and such conclusive remarks should not have been made without hearing the poll panel.
While hearing a plea filed by the EC, the Supreme Court said media should be able to report all the proceedings of high courts to ensure accountability.
Suvendu Adhikary claimed victory in Nandigram by 1,736 votes, TMC likely to move court on counting.
After being declared the winner and loser both, suspense continues in the high-profile Bengal constituency of Nandigram
The EC had recently banned victory processions on the counting day to curb the spread of coronavirus.
The Election Commission of India on Saturday moved the Supreme Court over Madras High Court’s remarks on allowing elections amid a raging second wave of Coronavirus in the country.
The Election Commission said a police complaint had been filed against the Deputy Election Commissioner accusing him of murder in West Bengal after the media reported on the oral observations.
Chief Justice Sanjeeb Banerjee said there was a need to act on expert advice and not adhocism.
Counting of votes for Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry and Assam will be held on May 2
The decision has been taken to check the spread of coronavirus, the sources said.
‘Were you on another planet when political rallies were being held?’ Madras HC asked EC’s counsel
An injured BJP worker being carried after being beaten by alleged TMC workers, during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
BJP leader Subhendu Adhikari addresses during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal (unseen) at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
A rickshaw-puller rides past the mural depicting Hindu god Hanuman, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Debris lie on the ground after a three-storey building that housed metro construction workers collapsed in Lakkasandra area in Bengaluru. No casualties reported so far.PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak
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