2019 general elections: Technical glitches dampen polling mood

Phase-2 of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections began 7 am across the city. Voters arrived at the polling booths ahead of the time at Chennai South constituency to cast their votes. Apart from technical glitches which delayed the voting process at a few places, the process turned out to be incident-free. Continue Reading

Democratic duty

Braving the summer heat, people of Tamilnadu today cast their votes in 38 Lok Sabha and 18 Assembly constituencies. The Election Commission made enough arrangements to ensure that the polling is free, fair and peaceful. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Actors, actresses queue up to cast vote

Actor Vijay, fondly known as ‘Thalapathy’, was seen standing in queue to cast his vote. Same was the case with actor Suriya and his wife Jyothika. His father and actor Sivakumar was also spotted at the booth. Continue Reading

Cellphone won’t be allowed inside voting booths: CEO Sahoo

Webcams are being installed in 30,000 booths in Tamilnadu for the 2019 general elections to 39 MP seats and 18 Assembly seats that are going to by-elections, tomorrow. A control room has been set up in the Secretariat at Chennai to monitor the feed from these cameras.  Continue Reading