Stories Tagged ' election commission '
While questions are being raised over the security situation amid a spike in violent activities, Chief Election Commissioner Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has said the Election Commission is confident of safety during the December 7 polls.full story »
While poll observers have said violation of election code of conduct has been rampant, the Election Commission (EC) itself has received many complaints. But when it comes to action, the EC has largely chosen to keep its eyes and ears closed, except issuing a few warnings here and there.full story »
The Election Commission on Friday urged the parties to help security agencies control anti-election activities by providing them with information about the movements and events of the groups working to disrupt the polls.full story »
Honouring the Supreme Court’s ruling, the Election Commission is finally preparing to print two separate ballot papers for the first-past-the-post category of the federal parliamentary and provincial assembly elections without deferring the scheduled polls.full story »
The Election Commission has set the expenditure limit for candidates for federal elections under the first-past-the-post system at Rs2.5 million, raising the ceiling by 150 percent from that fixed during the Constituent Assembly candidates in 2013.full story »
The Election Commission (EC) is establishing its offices in 136 local units of Province 2, where the third and final phase of local level elections are scheduled to be held on September 18.full story »