Lok Sabha polls: About 65 per cent polling in Karnataka

Friday, April 18th, 2014
karnataka polling

Bangalore : An estimated 65 per cent of the 4.62 crore voters in Karnataka exercised their franchise on Thursday for 28 Lok Sabha seats in the single-phase polls in which the ruling Congress and BJP are playing for high stakes. The elections held under the watchful eyes of some 85,000 security personnel, including the central […]

Estimated 83% turnout in Periyapatna polling

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013
piriyapatna poll

Mysore: An estimated 83 per cent polling was reported for the election to the Periyapatna Assembly constituency here Tuesday, a state election official said. The polling began on a dull note but picked up in last three hours towards the evening, Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer Anil Kumar Jha said. Election in Periyapatna in Mysore district […]

UP polls: 13 crores cash was seized in a van

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
Cash on UP Polls

Lucknow:  A huge amount of unaccounted cash was seized on Monday in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh during a drive, launched on the orders of the Election Commission, to check the flow of illegal money. Over Rs. 13 crore in cash was found in a van in Ghaziabad near Delhi. There have been similar seizures in Muzaffarnagar, […]