CJI SA Bobde-led Supreme Court rejects plea for 100% matching of VVPAT slips with votes polled using EVMs

The Supreme Bench headed by CJI SA Bobde wasted no time in rejecting a plea for 100 percent matching of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) slips with the votes polled using Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the ongoing assembly polls in four states and one union territory. The Bench comprising Chief Justice S A … Read more

तमिलनाडु विधानसभा चुनाव: वोटिंग खत्म होने के बाद स्कूटी पर रखकर EVM ले जा रहे थे दो लोग, भीड़ ने घेरा; वीडियो वायरल

तमिलनाडु में विधानसभा चुनाव के लिए वोटिंग खत्म होने के बाद एक स्कूटी पर इलेक्ट्रॉनिक वोटिंग मशीन (ईवीएम) रखकर ले जा रहे दो लोगों को भीड़ ने पकड़ लिया। घटना का वीडियो सोशल मीडिया पर वायरल होने के बाद स्थिति तनावपूर्ण हो गई है। द्रमुक (DMK) का दावा है कि ये लोग EVM के साथ … Read more

Video- BSP leader throws ink at EVMs in polling booth in Maharashtra, shouts ‘EVM machine murdabad’ slogans

A video of a BSP leader throwing ink at EVMs inside a polling booth in Maharashtra has gone viral on social media platforms. The video was believed to have been shot during today’s assembly polls in the western Indian state. In the viral video, the BSP’s Sunil Khambe is seen throwing ink at the voting … Read more

“Modi ji’s eyes are very sharp.. You press any button, votes will go to BJP because we have fixed ‘purza’ in EVMs: BJP MLA in viral video

A video of BJP MLA Bakhshish Singh Virk making extraordinary claims on EVM manipulation has gone viral on social media platforms evoking angry reactions from the opposition, the Congress. In the viral video, Virk is heard claiming that regardless of whichever button a voter presses on the EVM, the vote will be cast in favour of the … Read more

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora rejects demand to hold Maharashtra assembly polls using ballot papers

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Wednesday said that Electronic Voting Machines, popularly known as EVMs, could malfunction but they were tamper-proof. Speaking to reporters at the end of his visit to Maharashtra, where assembly polls are due later this year, Arora said, “Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) cannot be tampered. EVMs can malfunction but cannot … Read more

Raj Thackeray meets Sonia Gandhi ahead of Maharashtra assembly polls, demands EC to junk EVMs

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena Chief Raj Thackeray met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi at the latter’s residence in Delhi on Monday. While the Congress has termed the meeting a ‘courtesy call,’ many are linking this meeting to a possible alliance ahead of this year’s assembly polls in Maharashtra. Thackeray’s meeting with Gandhi at her residence lasted for … Read more

Lok Sabha Results 2019 Live: BJP-led NDA surges ahead with huge lead

Counting for 542 seats of the Lok Sabha elections has begun after the seven-phase voting ended on 19 May with the BJP-led NDA taking significant lead. Today’s counting assumes significance in light of raging controversy over the questionable role of the Election Commission and EVMs. India’s home ministry on Wednesday alerted chief secretaries and Director … Read more

Former CEC Dr SY Quraishi shows rule book amidst viral videos of vehicles carrying EVMs evoke strong reactions

Last few days have seen several viral videos of vehicles carrying EVMs turning up outside strongrooms in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. As reported by Janta Ka Reporter, in one such incident, a huge controversy had erupted after EVMs were seen to be offloaded from a van in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. In Bihar’s Saran and Maharajganj, … Read more

Now even former President Pranab Mukherjee expresses concern over EVMs, wants Election Commission to come clean

Amidst a raging debate over the questionable conduct of the Election Commission, former President Pranab Mukherjee has issued a statement expressing his concern over the reliability of EVMs. Mukherjee took to social media to share his detailed statement, He wrote, “I am concerned at reports of alleged tampering of voters’ verdict. The safety and security of … Read more

From Bihar to Haryana, visuals of vehicles full of EVMs near strongrooms cause panic, EC issues clarification

Hours after the last phase of Lok Sabha polls concluded, several visuals of suspicious movements of vehicles full of EVMs have cause widespread panic among non-BJP parties. Taking to Twitter, Bihar’s Rashtriya Janata Dal wrote that RJD and Congress workers had prevented a van from entering a strongroom while carrying countless number of EVMs. The … Read more

Mamata Banerjee’s stunning allegation, says exit poll predictions favouring BJP intended to ‘manipulate or replace thousands of EVMs’

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has made a stunning allegation against TV channels’ who broadcast their exit poll predictions on Sunday evening. She said that predictions favouring the BJP was a part of a larger ‘game plan’ to ‘manipulate or replace thousands of EVMs through this gossip.’ She wrote on Twitter, “I don’t trust … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Rahul Gandhi breaks silence on EVM controversy, expresses serious concerns

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has expressed serious concerns on the dubious malfunctioning of EVMs in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. Speaking exclusively to Janta Ka Reporter’s editor-in-chief Rifat Jawaid, the Congress president said that he was alarmed by reports of malfunctioning and suspicious activities of EVMs. This is the first time Gandhi has chosen to speak about EVMs and … Read more

After Amethi, now video of EVMs being taken out of Domariyaganj strongroom in Uttar Pradesh causes panic

Days after Janta Ka Reporter reported on how EVMs were being taken out of a strongroom in Uttar Pradesh’s high-profile Amethi parliamentary constituency, another video has surfaced showing similar attempts being made at another strongroom in the state. The new video is of Domariyaganj, where BJP’s Jagdambika Pal is pitted against the grand alliance’s BSP candidate Aftab Alam and … Read more

Election Commission bullies Twitter India to block video of suspicious EVM transportation

In an extraordinary development, the Election Commission has succeeded in bullying Twitter India to block a video of suspicious activities involving EVMs. This was after a journalist, who shared a video of suspicious movement of EVMs in Lucknow on the day of the polling, said that Twitter India had blocked his video. Anurag Dhanda had … Read more

Supreme Court increases mandatory verification of VVPAT machines to 5 per constituency

The Supreme Court on Monday increased the mandatory VVPAT verification from one EVM per constituency to five randomly selected EVMs in this year’s Lok Sabha polls. The Election Commission currently picks one polling booth randomly for the mandatory verification of VVPAT paper slip matching. The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan … Read more

LIVE: US-based hacker Syed Shuja claims 2014 elections were rigged, Gopinath Munde was murdered

A US-based hacker has sensationally claimed that 2014 Lok Sabha polls were rigged and veteran BJP leader Gopinath Munde was murdered because he was aware of the election rigging using EVMs. Speaking to media, the US-based hacker, Syed Shuja, said that the 2014 Lok Sabha elections were rigged. “Entire 2014 election was rigged, actual results … Read more

Rahul Gandhi asks party workers to stay alert as EVMs behave ‘strangely’

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked his party workers to stay vigilant after the polls in Rajasthan and Telangana came to an end. He cast his suspicion on EVMs ‘behaving strangely’ since other states including Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh went to polls recently. Gandhi wrote, “Congress party workers, be vigilant after polls close today.” … Read more

Huge controversy after videos of alleged fraud in Madhya Pradesh EVMs go viral, Ahmed Patel wants Election Commission to act

Congress and AAP workers staged protests outside a strong room in Bhopal on Friday after the live streaming stopped due to suspicious ‘power outage.’ The strong room in Bhopal has 2,265 EVMs from the city’s seven assembly constituencies that went to polls on 28 November. Congress leader Yogendra Chouhan arrived at the strong room, where … Read more