An election commission is a body charged with overseeing the implementation of electioneering process of any country. The formal names of election commissions vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, and may be styled an electoral commission, a central or state election commission, an election board, an electoral council or an electoral court. Election commissions can be independent, mixed, judicial or executive. They may also be responsible for electoral boundary delimitation. In federations there may be a separate body for each subnational government. The election commission has a duty to perform election related activities in an orderly manner. For election related problems, Election Commission is responsible.
In a first for the country, employees of two essential services — Delhi Metro and Northern Railway Transportation services — as well as mediapersons covering poll day activities under authorisation.. IndiaTimes - Published
The second phase of polling began Saturday morning on 20 constituencies in Jharkhand, which votes in five phases to elect 81 members of the legislative assembly. The voting commenced at 7 am, amidst a.. IndiaTimes - Published
Nearly 86% of the 8,026 candidates in the recent Lok Sabha poll forfeited their deposits, according to the statistical report for general election 2019 released by the Election Commission on Friday... IndiaTimes - Published
The TMC leader admitted that she received 'donations' from Mathew Samuel (editor of Narada News Portal) for contesting the 2016 assembly elections in West Bengal and 'declared it to Election.. DNA - Published
In an urgent directive on Saturday, the party asked all its Lok Sabha candidates to send their Form 20 issued by the Election Commission to the party headquarters. The form lists booth-wise voting.. IndiaTimes - Published