In poll mode, BJP announces events
DNAHM111175 | 4/24/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent
Ahmedabad: A day after setting an ambitious target to win 150 seats in the state assembly elections, the Gujarat BJP announced a spate of events with an aim to achieve the target.State BJP's general secretary (organization) Bhikhubhai Dalsania said that meetings of the...
Aim to win 50 per cent seats in 2019: Bengal BJP president
DNDEL4125 | 4/24/2017 | Author : Arshad Ali
Bharatiya Janata Party West Bengal state President Dilip Ghosh talks about the present and future prospects of the party in the state in an interview with Arshad Ali.Your party is doing well after you took over as the state President. What do you think was lacking?
Ignorance is bliss for Gen Z
DNDEL4128 | 4/24/2017 | Author : Fareeha Iftikhar
The excitement was palpable among young voters on Sunday as they proudly showed off their inked fingers after casting votes, even as many seemed clueless about the pressing and pertinent issues in their localities.When queried, Danista Musarrat, 19, first-time voter from so...
‘Faulty’ EVMs throw water on voters’ spirit
DNDEL4130 | 4/24/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent
The Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) played a spoilsport at many booths on Sunday. In fact, former Congress leader and new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) joinee Arvinder Singh Lovely had to return from a polling booth in East Azad Nagar without casting his ballot after an EVM malfu...
Leading by example! Garbage piles up near polling stations
DNDEL4133 | 4/24/2017 | Author : cheena kapoor
The garbage issue came up in an unexpected manner during the MCD polls. Ironically, while political parties have been promising to resolve the garbage menace in the city one found that there were a lack of dustbins at most polling booths. As a result, huge piles of plastic bottle...
Nothing model about these polling booths
DNDEL4134 | 4/24/2017 | Author : Sumit Kumar
The 68 model polling stations, which were touted to be equipped with facilities such as e-rickshaws to ferry voters, drinking water, ambulance-on-call, ‘May I help’ desk, sign language experts for the hearing-impaired, and courteous attendants, turned out to be not-so-model, afte...