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Calcutta  /  Published 08.04.21

Rs 12.5 lakh in currency seized near airport

A man in his 30s was arrested on Jessore Road, near the airport, for allegedly carrying Rs 12.5 lakh without proper documents, police said. An officer of the Bidhannagar commissionerate said Kanti Gh...
By Snehal Sengupta in Madhyamgram

West Bengal  /  Published 04.04.21

Didi happy with EC’s fiat to central forces

Trinamul has welcomed the Election Commission of India’s Friday directive that central force jawans on poll duty would not check identity cards of voters before they enter polling booths. &ldqu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.04.21

200 more companies to reach Bengal

The Election Commission of India is set to send 200 companies of central forces more to Bengal and they are likely to de deployed from the fourth phase of the polls. The first two phases of the polls...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.04.21

Why no action on my attackers, Mamata asks EC

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused the Election Commission of India of not taking any action against those who allegedly attacked her car on Tuesday when she visited Nandigram’s Balarampur, th...
By Anshuman Phadikar , Snehamoy Chakraborty in Nandigram(Bengal), Goghat

West Bengal  /  Published 01.04.21

Drones to keep tabs on voting in Sunderbans

The Election Commission will use nine drone cameras for aerial surveillance of the nine islands that fall under the Gosaba Assembly constituency in South 24-Parganas district during the second phase o...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.21

BJP seeks CBI probe into Dinhata death

Senior BJP leaders on Thursday reached Dinhata town to stand by the family of Amit Sarkar, 50, the BJP president of town committee of the party, who was found dead and hanging on the premises of a loc...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.21

EC shunts five officials, timing raises brows

The Election Commission on Thursday transferred five senior IAS and IPS officers, including the district magistrate of Jhargram and the ADG of the Western Zone. Thirty Assembly segments, including Jh...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta, New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.03.21

EC issues ads backing EVMs

The Election Commission of India on Monday published full-page advertisements in leading dailies as well as tweeted a graphic of poll results since 2004 to bolster credentials of the electronic voting...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.03.21

Congress protest on Manipur

The Congress has alleged that the “illegal” BJP government in Manipur has been sustained because of dereliction of duty by constitutional authorities like the Election Commission of India ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 27.02.21

EC hauls up lax districts

The deputy election commissioner also pulled up authorities responsible for holding polls in Bengal after he found most temporary structures where polling booths would be set up were not surveyed by t...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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