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Voting begins in 95 seats in phase 2 of LS polls

Voting begins in 95 seats in phase 2 of LS polls

Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing MLAs in 35 of Odisha’s 147 assembly seats also started along with polling for five of the state’s 21 Lok Sabha constituencies. In these

AAP LS nomination is just about to start : Gopal Rai

The AAP Tuesday said its Lok Sabha candidates would file their nominations from Thursday even as uncertainty remained over a possible alliance between the ruling party in Delhi and the Congress. Senior AAP leader Gopal Rai said the party’s west Delhi candidate Balbir Singh Jakhar would file his nomination on Thursday while Chandni Chowk candidate

Voter awareness van flagged off by district election officer: Ludhiana

Voter awareness van flagged off by district election officer: Ludhiana

Ludhiana April 16 Aiming to sensitize the residents about the importance of the right to vote and motivate them to actively participate in the ensuing Lok Sabha polls, a Voter Awareness Van was flagged off by District Election Officer Mr Pradeep Kumar Agrawal from District Administrative Complex, here today. This van has been deputed in

AAP fields Phd scholar as candidate from Ludhiana, to contest elections first time in Political carrier

AAP fields Phd scholar as candidate from Ludhiana, to contest elections first time in Political carrier

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana Finally, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has fielded Prof. Tejpal Singh Gill as candidate for Lok Sabha Elections from Ludhiana. 32 year old Gill PhD on jail management and hold masters degree from Panjab University in police administration. He was serving as Assistant professor Govind National College, Narangwal in Ludhiana district. He was

Polling begins in 91 seats in phase one of LS polls

Polling began Thursday morning in 91 constituencies spread across 18 states and two union territories in the first phase of Lok Sabha elections . Voting is also underway in 175 assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh, 32 in Sikkim and 28 seats in Odisha. Polling in all the Lok Sabha constituencies of Andhra Pradesh (25), Telangana

EC transfer orders in Bengal can again spark row

EC transfer orders:The Election Commission’s decision to shunt out senior officers ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, can spark a clash with the Trinamool Congress going by the way Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee went all guns blazing against the panel after it cracked similar whips during the previous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in the

Interesting facts about Lok Sabha elections

Lok Sabha elections facts:With the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections all set kick off on April 11, Daily Post has compiled some interesting facts about India’s general elections. The first Lok Sabha elections in 1952 cost around Rs 10.45 crore, while the 2014 general elections cost almost Rs 3,870.3 crore. The first Lok Sabha elections were

Jolt to Lok Insaaf party, close aide of MLA Bains resigns

Jolt to Lok Insaaf party, close aide of MLA Bains resigns

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana In a major jolt to Lok Insaaf Party, close aide of MlA Simarjit Singh bains Vipan Sood kaka has resigned from the party on Thursday. Sood was cashier and constituency Incharge of Party. He has contested Assembly elections from Ludhiana central on ticket of Lok Insaaf party but lost. In his

11,000 youngsters to vote first time in Ludhiana

11,000 youngsters to vote first time in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana More than eleven thousand voters will make use of their right to vote for the first time in Lok sabha elections in Ludhiana parliament constituency. Out of total 16 lakh voters in Ludhiana Lok Sabha constituency, 11596 voters were between the age group of 18-19.The voters between 18-19 age group will

Atleast 5 programmes to be organised:Vidhan Sabha Constituency for awareness

Atleast 5 programmes to be organised in each Vidhan Sabha Constituency for awareness

Ludhiana: Additional Deputy Commissioner Jagraon-cum-Nodal Officer SVEEP activities Neeru Katyal Gupta, during a meeting, has directed all BLO’s that they should motivate youth as well as first time voters to must exercise their right to vote in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, besides special arrangements should be made for persons with disabilities at all polling

Sewerage still an issue in Ludhiana

SUKHPREET SINGH Ludhiana Water logging, a major problem during rainy days has become a perennial problem as most awaited storm sewerage project is not even in a comprehensive planning of Municipal Corporation. The project is in a dire need as many leaders and government have talked about the issue but never made it on ground.

Lok Sabha Elections: Only 33 Transgenders enrolled as voters in Ludhiana parliamentary constituency

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Only 33 transgender voters from Ludhiana are enrolled in the ‘others’ category in the electoral list for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections scheduled for May 19. As per the election commission of Punjab, 33 transgender voters in the Ludhiana have so far been enrolled — a negligible number compared to the

Fatehgarh Sahib likely to see Battle of equals

Fatehgarh Sahib likely to see Battle of equals

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Fatehgarh Sahib Two former IAS officers may contest elections from Fatehgarh Sahib Reserve Constituency in upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is set to field Darbara Singh Guru while Dr Amar Singh is likely to contest elections on the Congress ticket.The names of both the leaders are almost final and

Raj Thackeray Modi-mukt Bharat

Raj Thackeray calls for ‘Modi-mukt Bharat’

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday called for a ‘Modi-mukt Bharat.’ Addressing a rally on the occasion of Gudi Padwa in Mumbai‘s Shivaji Park, Thackeray said, ‘Today, we have to gear up for the third independence. All the political parties must unite to make Modi-mukt Bharat a reality.’ In an hour-long speech, the MNS chief also warned about

Gurdaspur By-poll notification issued

Gurdaspur By-poll notification issued

Gurdaspur By-poll notification issued. The nomination process for the Gurdaspur parliamentary constituency by-election began with no candidate filing papers on the first day. The process began after a notification was issued, a spokesperson of the Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab, said.No one filed nomination paper on day one, he said. “Nomination papers can

India is progressing like never before under PM Modi: BJP

Supporting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi that there’s no leader currently who can compete with him, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said that youth is looking up to him, adding India is progressing like never before under his rule. “I completely agree with Nitish Kumar. After a long time

Who can challenge Modi in 2019 elections?

Who can challenge Modi in 2019 elections?

During UPA reigme, Dr. Manmohan Singh has been prime minister of the country for two consecutive terms, but after that the defeat in last Lok Sabha elections, Congress could not find any face that could defeat the NDA’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2019 elections. But now the Congress has found a face which is