Tag Archives: Maharashtra Polls

Haryana Records Highest Voter Turnout 73%, Maharashtra 60%; Sachin SRK too Vote (Photos)

Haryana has recorded the highest voter turnout in any assembly election so far at 73%, while Maharashtra was about 60%, said the Election Commission on Wednesday. “Haryana recorded a voter turnout of 73 percent which is the highest so far in any assembly election,” Deputy Election Commissioner Umesh Sinha told media persons. He said Maharashtra recorded a turnout of 54.5 ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Election: Voter Turnout Touches 60 Per Cent in Haryana

More than 60 percent of Haryana’s 1.63 crore voters had casted their vote by evening in the state assembly elections on Wednesday, authorities said. Officials said that the voters were still queued up at polling stations and the poll percentage would go up. The balloting will decide the fate of 1,351 candidates, including 116 women. The BJP, which is contesting ...

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Narendra Modi’s Poll Campaign Begins at Haryana, Slams Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his poll campaign in Karnal district of Haryana with his first poll rally after Lok Sabha elections, on Saturday. Modi, during his campaign, has asked people to vote for a Congress-free government in the upcoming October 15 Assembly elections. Modi said “For development in Haryana, people have to elect Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Poll: Narendra Modi to Launch Campaign from Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to begin his campaigning for the most awaited Maharashtra Poll election on October 15, from Saturday. Modi will address about 15 election rallies across the state for the upcoming Assembly polls. According to a report, Bharatiya Janata Party Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said, "Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the party’s ...

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BJP Kicked us in the Back: Shiv Sena ups Ante, Silent on NCP, Congress

As the BJP broke 25-year-old the ties with Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray has begun the blame game for breaking the alliance in Maharashtra just ahead of poll that may now go berserk with five parties contesting elections separately, for the first time in the Western powerful state. BJP “has kicked us in the back despite 25-years of dear friendship,” he ...

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Maharashtra Polls: Shiv Sena to go Solo as Talks with BJP Fail

As alliance talks with shiv Sena almost reached a no-return stage, BJP has decided to go it alone and contest all 288 seats in Maharashtra assembly elections, said sources while Uddhav’s 151-119 formula take-or-leave angered the Delhi leadership of the national ruling party. Earlier, Shiv Sena said on Sunday that it will contest all 288 seats in the state alone ...

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BJP demands 125-130 seats in Maharashtra Polls, Stalemate Still On

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Shiv Sena are still to finalise the seat-sharing agreement for the Maharashtra Assembly polls, which will be held on October 15 amidst reports that a new formula is under consideration after BJP demanded between 125-130 seats to contest while the Maharashtra outfit would fight in 155 seats. The decision was taken at the party ...

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