BOGUS VOTING

  • BSP candidate approaches EC over bogus voting in 40 polling booths April 18, 2014

    A BSP candidate has approached the Election Commission alleging that proxy voting took place in 40 polling booths in Muzaffarnagar district on April 10, district authorities said. BSP candidate Kadir Rana in his complaint filed with the EC after polling on April 10, alleged that proxy voting took place in more...
  • LS polls: AAP alleges bogus voting in Haryana, says INLD behind it April 13, 2014

    The Aam Aadmi Party is alleging that bogus voting took place in 600 booths during elections in that took place in Gurgaon last week. The party has released an audio clip where one can reportedly hear a booth level officer alleging that bogus voting is taking place and he is...
  • Maharashtra EC asks for copy of Sharad Pawar's 'bogus voting' remark on a CD March 24, 2014

    Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar is in trouble over his remark bogus voting remark. The Maharashtra Election Commission has now asked for a copy of his remark on a CD. This came after Bharatiya Janata Party's Kirit Somaiya wrote to the Election Commission asking it to probe Sharad Pawar's comments on...
  • Sharad Pawar clarifies his comment on casting bogus votes March 23, 2014

    Union Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday stoked a controversy when he asked his party workers to take advantage of the multi-phase polling in the state by "voting twice" but later sought to temper his remarks saying they were made in a "lighter vein". ...
  • Pawar downplays 'bogus voting' remark, says he was misinterpreted March 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Union Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday stoked a controversy when he asked his party workers to take advantage of the multi-phase polling in the state by "voting twice" but later sought to temper his remarks saying they were made in a "lighter vein". Pawar, during the conclave...
  • Sharad Pawar asks party workers to vote twice in Lok Sabha polls March 23, 2014

    Navi Mumbai: Union Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar stroked a controversy by asking his party workers to take advantage of the multi-phase polling in the state by voting twice, first at their hometowns and then at places of work. "Last time (in 2009), the polling in Satara and Mumbai was...
  • Haryana minister faces heat on alleged bogus voting April 17, 2013

    Gurgaon: A Gurgaon court on Tuesday noted that there was a prima facie case against Haryana Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Sukhbir Kataria for his suspected role in a case of alleged bogus voting in 2009, said a representative of a petitioner NGO. The minister is facing nine cases of irregular...