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The Election Commission of India on Sunday, March 10 had announced dates for Lok Sabha Elections 2019, which would commence from April 11 to May 19, with the counting of votes on May 23. More than 900 million people above the age of 18 are expected to cast their ballots at a million polling stations. Of the total electorate, 15 million will be in the age group of 18 to 19 years.
Tripura CM Biplab Deb’s wife levels domestic violence charges against him
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb’s wife Niti has reportedly leveled serious domestic violence charges against her husband, and has filed for divorce in the Tiz Hazari court of New Delhi.
Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi joins BJP
After Hans Raj Hans and actor Sunny Deol, Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), adding more star power to the ruling party in election season.
AAP East Delhi candidate Atishi files criminal complaint against BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir over possession of two voter IDs
“I have filed a criminal complaint against the BJP candidate from East Delhi Gautam Gambhir over his possession of two voter IDs in two separate constituencies of Delhi, Karol Bagh and Rajinder Nagar,” Atishi tweeted.
I have filed a criminal complaint against the BJP candidate from East Delhi Gautam Gambhir over his possession of two voter IDs in two separate constituencies of Delhi, Karol Bagh and Rajinder Nagar. #GambhirApradh pic.twitter.com/tYM6QVcFul
— Atishi (@AtishiAAP) April 26, 2019
Update: Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court to hear the matter on May 1
Prime Minister Narendra Modi files nomination from Varanasi
‘Engine trouble’ on Rahul Gandhi’s flight to Patna
Engine trouble on our flight to Patna today! We’ve been forced to return to Delhi. Today’s meetings in Samastipur (Bihar), Balasore (Orissa) & Sangamner (Maharashta) will run late. Apologies for the inconvenience. pic.twitter.com/jfLLjYAgcO
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) April 26, 2019