RE POLLING

  • LS polls: About 70 pc voting in repolling at 12 booths in Karnataka April 29, 2014

    Bangalore: An estimated 70 per cent of the electorate today cast their vote in the repolling held at 12 polling stations across nine Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka. "We have estimated 65 to 70 per cent voter turnout at repolling held in 12 polling stations today," Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer Anil...
  • 70 per cent voter turnout recorded during re-poll in Arunachal Pradesh April 19, 2014

    Over seventy per cent voting was recorded in Arunachal Pradesh during re-polling conducted in 34 polling stations across the state on Saturday. The re-polling which started at 6 am ended at 2 pm in a peaceful note without any incidents of violence, election office sources said. The Election Commission has ordered...
  • LS polls: EC orders re-poll at in Bihar at 33 polling centres April 11, 2014

    The Election Commission, on Friday, ordered re-poll at 33 polling centres spread across five Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar, an official said in Patna. The repoll dates for the centres in Karakat, Aurangabad, Gaya, Nawada and Jamui Lok Sabha constituencies, which went to polls on Thursday during the first phase of...
  • Madhu Koda to seek repoll from old constituency October 4, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Independent MP and former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda on Friday said he would seek reelection from Singhbhum (reserved) constituency in the 2014 Lok Sabha election. Koda said his Jai Bharat Samanta Party (JBSP) would field candidates in 10 seats in the Kolhan region comprising East and West Singhbhum and...
  • Court orders re-polling on booths which banned women voters August 26, 2013

    A court on Monday ordered re-polling in all polling stations where women were barred from voting in last week's by-elections in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The order was given by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Dost Muhammad Khan, Express News reported. Election Commission of Pakistan had earlier decided to conduct re-polls in...
  • MQM boycotts repolling in a Karachi constituency May 18, 2013

    Karachi: The Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Friday announced that it would boycott the repolling at 43 polling stations of the National Assembly constituency 250. MQM's senior leader Reza Haroon told a press conference that the decision to boycott the repolling was taken by the party high command as it...
  • Tripura: Repolling in one booth on Monday February 17, 2013

    Agartala: Repolling will be held in a polling station at KakrabonSalgarah constituency in Gomati district on Monday. The Election Commission ordered repolling at 36 number polling station of the constituency as the EVM did not function properly on the day of February 14 Assembly elections in Tripura, Sources in Chief Electoral...
  • Manipur: 2nd repolling in the state today March 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Manipur will hold its second repoll on Sunday after the Election Commission ordered repolling in 67 stations of its nine Assembly constituencies amid reports of irregularities in the January 28 polls in the state. Several nonCongress parties had alleged malpractices in the January 28 election and the first repoll...
  • Repolling underway in Manipur February 4, 2012

    Imphal: Repolling at 34 polling stations in Manipur's hill districts began on Saturday morning amidst tight security deployment in view of threats from insurgent organisations. Extra security measures were taken as the government had received reports that militants particularly belonging to National Socialist Council of Nagaland (IM) were roaming around...
  • Repoll ordered in two booths in West Bengal April 29, 2011

    Kolkata: Chief Election Commissioner S Y Quaraishi on Thursday ordered repoll in one booth each in North 24 Parganas and Kolkata. Repoll will be held on Friday in booth number 67 in Ashoknagar assembly constituency in North 24 Parganas and booth no 27A in Beliaghata in Kolkata, officials said. While EVM...
  • US pressured Karzai to accept runoff poll October 21, 2009

    Washington: Afghan President Hamid Karzai's decision to fight for his job in a November 7 runoff election came after US officials lobbied him through personal meetings in Kabul and in telephone conversations, media reports in Wasington said. Karzai announced on Tuesday that he will take part in a presidential runoff vote...
  • Repoll at 22 Naxalhit Maharashtra booths on Oct 15 October 14, 2009

    Mumbai: The Election Commission on Tuesday night ordered repolling in 22 polling centers in three Naxalinfested constituencies of Maharashtra where the polling parties could not reach due to hindrances put up by the extremists. As many as 13 polling centres in Aheri, seven in Armori and two in Gadchiroli constituencies will...
  • EC to conduct repolling in 46 booths on April 18 April 17, 2009

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Friday announced that repolling would be held on April 18 in 46 polling stations across seven states where balloting was held in the first phase. "In the states that went for polling on Thursday, the process of examination of documents by the Observers and...
  • 72 pc turnout in revote in four JK polling stations November 21, 2008

    Srinagar: At least 72 per cent voters cast their ballots during reelection held in four polling stations in Sonawari and Kargil constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. Of the total 2,797 voters on rolls, 2,022 cast their ballot in the four polling booths, an election officer said. The reelection in two...
  • Low voter turnout in Chennai repolls February 18, 2007

    Chennai: Voter turnout remained low as Chennai witnessed repolls in 67 municipal wards on Sunday. Voting remained peaceful thanks to tight security. This time, the battle is mainly between the ruling DMK party and actorturnedMLA Vijaykanth's DMDK. With the key opposition, Jayalalithaa's AIADMK boycotting the repolls, the results are...