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Puducherry assembly polls 2021

NDA Set To Form Govt In Puducherry, Bags 13 Seats

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The AINRC secured 10, BJP three, DMK three, Congress two and the independents four.

EC Orders FIR Over Celebratory Congregations In Anticipation Of Poll Victory

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The EC had recently banned victory processions on the counting day to curb the spread of coronavirus.

BJP Front Ahead In Puducherry

Puducherry: Out of the 12 leads available so far the AINRC is leading in 5 and the BJP in 3.

Assembly Elections 2021: Mamata, Sreedharan… Top Names To Watch Out For Ahead Of Results

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

As many as 1,100 counting observers will watch the process and candidates and agents will have to produce a negative Covid test report or double dose of vaccination certificate to get an entry.

Assembly Election 2021: How To Check Poll Results On ECI Website, App; Step-by-Step Guide Here

Assembly Election 2021 Results: Here's the step-by-step guide to check Assembly Election Results on ECI website and App.

02 May, 2021

Assembly Election 2021: Why Assam And Kerala Matter More For Congress Than Bengal

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

Assembly Elections 2021: A defeat in Kerala and Assam could revive demands within the party to break the hegemony of the Nehru-Gandhi family.

02 May, 2021

Landslide Victory For TMC In West Bengal; BJP Retains Assam; Left Keeps Kerala, DMK To Rule Tamil Nadu

Outlook Web Bureau

Assembly Elections 2021 LIVE Updates: There will be 2,364 counting halls as compared to 1,002 halls in 2016 in 822 assembly constituencies due to the coronavirus guidelines, says the Election Commission which drew flak from the courts over the conduct of polls during the pandemic.

27 April, 2021

Assembly Elections 2021: EC Bans Victory Processions On And After May 2

Outlook Web Bureau

The decision has been taken to check the spread of coronavirus, the sources said.

13 April, 2021

From Pinarayi Vijayan To Kanimozhi, Here’s A List Of Politicians Who Tested Covid Positive While Campaigning

Outlook Web Bureau

Politicians and supporters alike, flouted social distancing norms during the Assembly elections in Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Assam resulting in many leaders testing positive for Covid-19

06 April, 2021

Assembly Elections 2021: A Few Incidents Of Violence Reported In Bengal; Voter Turnout Crosses 71% In Kerala

Outlook Web Bureau

Assembly Elections 2021: Polling in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Puducherry came to an end at 6.30 pm on Tuesday. Five more phases of elections are scheduled to take place in West Bengal

01 April, 2021

Home Minister Amit Shah Visits Puducherry Ahead Of Elections

Outlook Web Bureau

Amit Shah who arrived at the airport in Lawspet, drove to the Siddhananda temple in Karuvadikuppam to offer prayers.


30 March, 2021

Ahead Of PM Modi’s Visit, Drones, UAVs Banned In Puducherry

Outlook Web Bureau

Any violation of the order would attract action under section 188 of Indian Penal Code and other relevant laws, the District Magistrate said.

22 March, 2021

Puducherry Elections: Former CM V Narayanasamy To Not Contest Polls, Cites Coordination Work As Reason

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress, heading the Secular Democratic Alliance (SDA), has been earmarked 15 constituencies out of the total 30 segments in the Union Territory.

17 March, 2021

Narayanasamy Pays For Wrong Translation, Doesn't Get Congress Ticket From Puducherry

G.C. Shekhar

Congress party in-charge Dinesh Gundu Rao also confirmed that Narayanasamy will not be contesting this time and instead will supervise the party’s election campaign.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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