Tag: Panchayat polls

Separatist shutdown in Kashmir Valley against panchayat polls

Srinagar: Life across the Kashmir Valley was adversely affected on Saturday due to a separatist shutdown called against the ongoing…

CPI-M to boycott panchayat polls in J&K

Srinagar: The CPI-M announced on Monday that it will not take part in the upcoming panchayat polls in Jammu and…

J&K panchayat polls to be held in 9 phases

Srinagar: Panchayat elections will be held in Jammu and Kashmir in nine phases beginning on November 17, the Election Commission…

J-K: Nine-phased panchayat polls to commence on Nov 17

Srinagar: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Jammu and Kashmir Shaleen Kabra on Sunday announced that Panchayat elections in the state…

Civic, Panchayat polls won’t be deferred: J&K Chief Secretary

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B.V.R. Subrahmanyam on Wednesday denied reports that the upcoming municipal elections are likely to…

Centre, Gov should clarify stand on municipal, panchayat polls: Mir

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir state Congress chief Ghulam Ahmad Mir on Wednesday stated that Governor Satya Pal Malik and the…

Situation not conducive for municipal, Panchayat polls: Congress

Srinagar: The Congress said on Wednesday that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was not conducive for holding municipal and…

PDP to boycott upcoming panchayat polls

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said that her…

J-K panchayat polls: PDP wants consultation on Article 35A

Srinagar: People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Rafi Ahmad Mir on Thursday asked Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik to…

NC announces boycott of upcoming municipal and Panchayat polls in J&K

Srinagar: The National Conference (NC) led by former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah announced on Wednesday that it would stay away…

J&K starts process for urban bodies, panchayat polls

Srinagar: In a major decision aimed at empowerment of people, the State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Jammu and Kashmir…

WB panchayat polls: re-polling underway in two booths

Kolkata: Re-polling is being held on booth number 79 and 80 in Jalpaiguri's Ambikanagar Village on Sunday. Heavy police force…

Panchayat polls: Emerged victorious in 90% seats, claims Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata (West Bengal): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday claimed that the Trinamool Congress (TMC) has emerged victorious…

WB panchayat polls: 41.51% voter turnout recorded till 1 pm

Kolkata: A voter turnout of 41.51 percent has been recorded in West Bengal panchayat polls till 1 p.m. on Monday.…

WB panchayat polls: Many a slip ‘twixt the cup and the lip?

Midnapore: Ahead of the West Bengal panchayat elections, voters are claiming that they are deprived of the Centre's prominent schemes…

Bengal seeking additional forces from other states for panchayat polls

Kolkata: West Bengal Police has contacted four or five other states to ask for additional forces to be sent for…

Panchayat polls: BJP to move Court tomorrow

Kolkata (West Bengal): In wake of the clashes between Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters in West…

WB panchayat polls: Calcutta HC orders fresh dates for nomination, polls

Kolkata (West Bengal): The Calcutta High Court on Friday sets aside it's earlier order and directed the state Election Commission…

WB panchayat polls: SC directs BJP to approach state EC

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Monday directed the West Bengal faction of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to…

SC refuses to interfere with West Bengal panchayat polls

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to interfere with the panchayat elections in West Bengal, rejecting a BJP…