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Tag: Presidential Poll

Festive mood at Draupadi Murmu's residence in Delhi
Festive mood at Draupadi Murmu's residence in Delhi

Union ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and G. Kishan Reddy, and BJP national general secretaries C.T. Ravi and Vinod Tawde were among the first to reach Murmu's residence to oversee the preparations.

4,754 votes cast for Presidential poll, 53 invalid
4,754 votes cast for Presidential poll, 53 invalid

Overall, the 16th Presidential election was conducted in a free, fair and orderly manner in the Parliament House and across all the state capitals.

Stage set for counting of votes for Presidential poll
Stage set for counting of votes for Presidential poll

The green-coloured ballot papers of the MPs from different states will be sorted before the formal counting begins.

JMM announces support to Droupadi Murmu in upcoming Prez poll
JMM announces support to Droupadi Murmu in upcoming Prez poll

Murmu, the former Jharkhand governor, had recently visited the state to seek support for her candidature.

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Presidential poll: Draupadi Murmu to campaign in UP on July 8

According to sources, Draupadi Murmu will meet the MLAs and MPs of BJP as well as allies in Lucknow.

Cong MLA Sura Routray takes 'U turn' over backing NDA Prez pick Draupadi Murmu
Cong MLA Sura Routray takes 'U turn' over backing NDA Prez pick Draupadi Murmu

It is pertinent to mention here that the Congress MLA had earlier exuded confidence that he will support Odia-born Murmu and will discuss the matter with the party supremo.

Prez candidate Draupadi Murmu's native village still reeling under darkness
Prez candidate Draupadi Murmu's native village still reeling under darkness

There are over 50 houses apart from Murmu's dwelling in this tribal-dominated village. However, the village that recently is grabbing the headlines, is yet to get an electricity connection. 

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How Assembly Polls Will Impact Presidential And Rajya Sabha Elections

The BJP has a brute majority in the assemblies of UP and Uttarakhand and any reduction of seats will put the game in the opposition camp as the Chief Ministers of different regional parties are trying to join hands.

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Maldives to hold presidential poll in September

Male: The first round of presidential elections in Maldives will be held in early September and preparations for the polls have already begun, the Elections Commission has announced. It said on Thursday that a second round, if necessary, would be held within 21 days from the election day. The President’s Office in a statement said it […]

Counting of votes for presidential poll underway

New Delhi: The counting of votes for the presidential election was underway here today with the numbers stacked in favour of the ruling NDA’s nominee Ram Nath Kovind over opposition’s candidate Meira Kumar. The name of the next occupant of the Rashtrapati Bhawan would be known by 5.00 pm. The voting took place on Monday. First, […]

Presidential Election: MP Baijayant raises questions over veracity of polls

Bhubaneswar: Sparking a fresh debate over ‘cross-voting’, BJD’s Kendrapara MP Baijayant Panda on Tuesday alleged that few MP’s allegedly voted against party’s decision in the Presidential Election held yesterday. Panda has questioned as to why political parties take stand during President and Vice President Election as there is no provision for party whip. ‘Why do […]

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Presidential nominee Ram Nath in Bhubaneswar, meets BJD MPs, MLAs

Bhubaneswar: NDA’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind along with Union Health Minister JP Nadda today met BJD legislators and MPs at the State Assembly conference hall for around one hour. Kovind also addressed the BJD MLAs and MPs after Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik’s short speech. Before the meeting started, Patnaik, Kovind and Nadda raised hands […]

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BJD to support Ram Nath Kovind for President after PM speaks to CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said that BJD will support NDA’s candidate Ram Nath Kovind as Presidential candidate. “The Hon’ble PM spoke to me to inform about the candidature of Ram Nath Kovind as Presidential nominee. He sought the support of BJD in this regard. Last time BJD had proposed the name of […]

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BJP yet to decide on Prez candidate, says Shah

New Delhi: The BJP is yet to take a decision on its candidate for the upcoming Presidential poll, even as the party virtually rejected Shiv Sena’s proposal for RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to be the ruling combine’s nominee. Replying to a question on the BJP-led NDA’s candidate for the Presidential polls in July as the […]

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