BJP President Amit Shah (File Photo/IANS)

Doubting EVMs is disrespecting people’s mandate: Amit Shah

New Delhi:  BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday hit out at the opposition parties for questioning the integrity of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and said that their attempts were “tarnishing” the image of India and its democracy. “Opposing EVMs is akin to disrespecting the people’s mandate. Fearing defeat in the elections, the 22 opposition parties […]

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi (Photo: IANS)

Congress flays EC for rejecting VVPAT slip count plea

New Delhi: Hours after the Election Commission on Wednesday rejected demand of 23 opposition parties to count the VVPAT slips, the Congress hit back saying the poll panel had become enfeebled and dubbed the electronic voting machines (EVMs) as “election victory machines”. Addressing the media at the party headquarters here, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi […]