India5, Jun 2019, 11:23 AM IST
Kerala postal ballot scam: Probe report reveals severe lapses by police officers
The alleged postal ballot scam came to the fore after a voice message originating from one of the WhatsApp groups of police personnel went viral. The voice message contains a conversation between two policemen, wherein one of them is heard asking the other to give him the postal ballots.
Elections22, May 2019, 12:48 PM IST
Karnataka: Delay of four hours to announce Lok Sabha election results
Counting of postal ballots will start at 8 am, following which EVMs will be taken into account. But the announcement of results will begin at 3 pm in Karnataka, said the Election Commission.
India22, May 2019, 9:29 AM IST
Kerala: 22,640 security personnel on duty on Lok Sabha election counting day
Kerala chief electoral officer Teeka Ram Meena said 22,640 security personnel would be on duty in Kerala on Lok Sabha election counting day. Meena said that there would be 29 counting locations, including postal ballots and EVMs.
Elections19, May 2019, 5:17 PM IST
Kerala: Policemen facing probe tampering ballots seek rights to exercise their franchise
Three policemen had their individual ballots taken back after facing allegations of tampering with postal ballots.
India15, May 2019, 9:57 AM IST
Kerala postal ballot scam: SIT report to be submitted today
It is alleged that 33 police officers of Bekal Police Station in Kasaragod, who were on Lok Sabha election duty on April 23, were not allowed postal ballots. The Crime Branch special investigation team, which is probing the allegations, will submit an interim report to the Chief Electoral Offiicer Teeka Ram Meena
India13, May 2019, 3:32 PM IST
Crime Branch to probe case of missing postal ballots in Kerala
A special team of the Crime Branch is conducting an inquiry into allegations of 33 policemen not being allotted postal ballots and the case of missing postal ballots of police officers in other districts of the state too
India10, May 2019, 1:15 PM IST
Postal ballot scam: Police officer suspended in Kerala
Civil police officer Vaisakh had earlier posted a video message on a WhatsApp group of police personnel. The voice message was that of Vaisakh asking another policeman to give him the postal ballots, which had to be handed over to a pro-CPM police association leader.
India8, May 2019, 7:57 PM IST
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Kerala's director general of police Lokanath Behera has recommended action against those police officers who committed poll rigging with postal ballots. Security forces on Wednesday killed two naxals, including a woman, in the insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
India8, May 2019, 2:58 PM IST
Kerala DGP: 2 cops from state behind poll rigging with postal ballots
Kerala's director general of police Lokanath Behera had submitted a report to the chief electoral officer Teeka Ram Meena, based on the information received from Intelligence ADGP TK Vinod Kumar. In the letter, the DGP stated that the provision of the Representation of the People Act was violated in the case regarding postal ballots.