Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo: Twitter@BJP4India)

All eyes on PM’s constituency Varanasi in last phase of polls

Varanasi:  With the Lok Sabha elections entering the last phase, all eyes are now on Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-election from here. BJP is set to use all its resources to ensure Modi’s victory with a big margin in this constituency which he won last time by bagging […]

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (File Photo)

Priyanka Gandhi to hold roadshow in Varanasi on May 15

Varanasi:  Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold a mega roadshow in Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on May 15 for the party candidate Ajay Rai. The road show will begin from the city’s Lanka area and will culminate at the Kashi Vishwanath temple. Hectic preparations are on for the roadshow […]

Former Border Security Force trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav (File Photo: IANS)

Former BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav’s nomination cancelled in Varanasi

Varanas:  The Election Commission has cancelled the nomination of former Border Security Force trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav, who was set to contest from the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Tej Bahadur Yadav had been served a notice on Tuesday because he had given different reasons for leaving his job in the […]

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EC notice to SP-BSP Varanasi candidate over incomplete information in nomination papers

Varanasi:  The Election Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to Tej Bahadur, SP-BSP candidate from the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat, for providing incomplete information in his nomination papers. Former Border Security Force (BSP) personal Tej Bahadur had filed nomination as an independent, but was later named by the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance as candidate […]