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CEO clarifies on transport and storage of EVMs

CEO clarifies on transport and storage of EVMs

Hyderabad: Chief Electoral Officer of Telangana Dr. Rajat Kumar explained the various electoral procedures followed regarding the transport and storage of EVMs, maintenance of security at strongrooms and announcement of polling percentage, to ensure the smooth the conduct of Lok Sabha polls in the state, in an address to media …

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3-Tier security for strong rooms containing EVMs

CEO clarifies on transport and storage of EVMs

Hyderabad: Chief Electoral Officer of Telangana Dr. Rajat Kumar on Saturday informed that elaborate security arrangements have been made at strong rooms containing EVMs till the day of counting of May 23. Strong rooms containing EVMs will be guarded round the clock by a three-tier perimeter comprising State Armed Police …

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Elaborate arrangements in place for polling in Telugu States

Election Commission of India

Hyderabad: Elaborate arrangements have been made by the Election Commission of India and local authorities for the conduct of elections for 17 Lok Sabha constituencies in Telangana State and 25 Lok Sabha seats in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh where people will also cast their vote for 175-member Assembly on Thursday. In …

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Holiday for Central Govt offices in TS, AP on April 11

Hyderabad: The Central Government has declared holiday on 11th April, i.e. Thursday, as holiday for all the Central Government offices in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. General Elections in these two states are to be held on April 11 as per the schedule of the Election Commission of …

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Arrangements in full swing for conduct of LS polls

Arrangements in full swing for conduct of LS polls

Hyderabad: Chief Electoral Officer of Telangana Dr. Rajath Kumar said that all the arrangements for conduct of elections in 17 Parliamentary Constituencies in the State are in full swing. He also informed that all the EVM-VVPAT Machines have reached their destinations, including the Nizamabad Parliamentary Constituency. The CEO said that …

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Walk to spread awareness about accessible elections

Hyderabad: The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Telangana has organized a walk on Sunday at People’s Plaza, Necklace Road, Hyderabad to spread awareness about the various measures initiated to ensure inclusion of persons with disabilities in the electoral process and fulfil the Election Commission of India’s motto, “No Voter …

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443 candidates in fray for 17 LS seats in Telangana

Hyderabad: After the end of deadline for withdrawal of nominations on Thursday, as many as 443 candidates have remained in fray for 17 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana State. Polling will be held in these constituencies in the first phase on April 11. With 185 candidates, Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency …

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EC bans misuse of SMS by political parties

Election Commission of India

Hyderabad: The Election Commission of India has issued instructions to prohibit the misuse of Short Message Services during the campaign by political parties and punish the offenders, in the run-up to the General Elections to the Lok Sabha to be held in Telangana on April 11. To implement the instruction …

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