2019 LS polls: 12,915 postal votes rejected

Chennai: The Election Commission of India today said the Madras High Court that 12,915 postal votes were rejected due to lack of proper information.

The ECI said 4,35,003 postal votes were given for government officials, teachers and police personnel who were deputed on election duty.

Following this, the Court has asked the ECI to upload the postal votes details on website within two days. It also advised the ECI to make sure there are no confusions in connection with postal votes.

NT Bureau