Election Commission Current Affairs - 2019

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First time in the Indian History, Shompens cast their votes for Lok Sabha elections

For the first time in the Indian history Shompens cast their votes to elect for the Lok Sabha constituency of Bay Islands for Lok Sabaha election 2014. About 60 Shompens cast their votes at polling station put up in the inner jungle in Great Nicobar Biosphere reserve. 27 polling teams were positioned to man 21 Read More…

Month:  Categories: Places in News


“3D Hologram Technology” used to broadcast Narendra Modi’s rallies all over India

BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is using the advanced 3D hologram technology, to address around 1,000 rallies in different States on the same day. How Narendra Modi’s live rallies on a single day at several places is made possible ? This has been made possible by the use of 3D-Hologram Technology. BJP is performing virtual Read More…

Month:  Categories: Persons in NewsScience & Technology


EC: Messages on blogs, social media not to be treated as political advertisements

The Election Commission (EC) held that any political message in the form of comments, pics, videos or messages on blogs, social media would not be treated as a political advertisement. Thus, these don’t need any pre-certification and are not subject to any rules or guidelines released by the Election Commission. Even any such message in Read More…

Month:  Categories: Governance & Politics


‘Know your candidate’ tool launched by Google for Lok Sabha Elections 2014

As part of the ongoing Lok Sabha Elections 2014 in India, Internet giant Google has come up with its tool ‘Know Your Candidate’ which will assist Citizens of India to get a very basic snapshot information about their Candidates, incumbent MPs as well as other candidates contesting from all over India. The tool incorporates publicly Read More…

Month:  Categories: Persons in NewsScience & Technology


Aamir Khan becomes Election Commission’s National Icon

The Election Commission entered into a partnership with film actor Aamir Khan as its National Icon. Election Commission has recorded video and audio campaigns showing Aamir Khan urging Indian Citizens to vote “ethically”. Aamir has also lent his voice to audio spots prepared for the Election Commission. As indicated on the Election Commission’s National Voters’ Read More…

Month:  Categories: Persons in News


“Polling at your fingertips”- SMS based service launched in Meghalaya

In order to help voters to locate their respective polling stations, the Election Commission launched an SMS based service “Polling at your fingertips” in Shillong, Meghalaya. SMS service “Polling at your fingertips”: Voters have to type their Elector’s Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number and send it to 98560-66666 and within a few minutes, details of electoral roll, Read More…

Month:  Categories: States


MoD got EC nod for appointment of new Navy chief

The Election Commission gave its nod to the Ministry of Defense (MoD) for the appointment of the new Navy chief. The permission was sought by the MoD in view of the Model Code of Conduct in force for the Lok Sabha elections. Selection process of Indian Naval Chief: The Defense Ministry shortlists a list of Read More…

Month:  Categories: Defence & Security


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