Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs)

India polls: EVM 'tampering' video goes viral

Videos of alleged tampering of EVMs in India's Uttar Pradesh have gone viral in the social media, two days ahead of the beginning of vote counting in Indian parliamentary elections.

August 31, 2018
August 31, 2018

Discord in EC over EVM use

Amid strong opposition from one election commissioner, the Election Commission yesterday decided to send a proposal to the government for amending the electoral laws so it can use electronic voting...

August 30, 2018
August 30, 2018

AL in favour of using EVMs in nat’l polls: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says that his party is in favour of using Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the upcoming general election to be held at the end of December.

August 30, 2018
August 30, 2018

Putting the cart before the horse

The Election Commission's plan to use Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the next general election is surprising, given the very little time at hand to handle a logistical challenge of this...

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

Left alliance opposes EVM, says it’ll be used for rigging

Election-oriented Left Democratic Alliance opposes plans for using Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for the upcoming election, saying it will be an instrument of rigging.

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

EC plans EVMs for 100 seats

Just about four months before the national polls, the Election Commission is planning to use electronic voting machines (EVMs) in around 100 out of the 300 constituencies.

August 27, 2018
August 27, 2018

Hasty EVM plan for next JS polls

With only a few months left before the national elections, the Election Commission is planning to use electronic voting machines in the polls amid opposition from different political parties...

July 16, 2018
July 16, 2018

EC to hold fairs for making EVMs popular

The Election Commission is planning to arrange fairs across the country to make Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) popular to the voters, EC Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed says. .