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JMM to contest on all 243 seats in Bihar polls

JMM to contest on all 243 seats in Bihar polls

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ranchi: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Thursday said it will contest on all the 243 seats in the Bihar assembly election, scheduled from October 12. A day after the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced the dates for the high-voltage competition and imposed the model code of conduct in Bihar, JMM leadership said the party […]

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EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: A high-level team of the Election Commission of India, comprising two Election Commissioners H S Brahma and Nasim Zaidi and deputy election commissioner Alok Shukla, reached here on Friday afternoon and met the representatives of different political parties at the A N Sinha Institute of Social Sciences to listen to their grievances and receive […]

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26% candidates in first phase face criminal cases

26% candidates in first phase face criminal cases

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Twenty-one out of the 80 candidates contesting in the first phase of the Lok Sabha election in Bihar have criminal cases against them. It comes to about 26% of the contestants in the April 10 election, according to Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Bihar Election Watch (BEW) citing their affidavits submitted to the […]

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Bihar’s DM chosen for best Electoral practices award

Bihar’s DM chosen for best Electoral practices award

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Election Commission has chosen Bihar’s Saran District Magistrate Kundan Kumar for commendable initiatives in achieving 100 per cent photo identity cards to voters and increasing women electorates percentage. The Saran DM will be among three selected by the Election Commission of India from across the country for the Best Electoral Practices Award, Election […]

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