Enthusiastic campaign by Lok Raj Samiti for people's candidate

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2017-04-20 17:51

Image removed.नगर निगम चुनाव 2017 में, हरकेशनगर (वार्ड न. 92-एस) लोक राज समिति द्वारा समर्थित लोगों के उम्मीदवार, शिवाजी के चुनावी प्रचार अभियान (चुनाव चिन्ह सीटी) में सैंकड़ों की संख्या में स्थानीय नौजवान और लोग लगातार शामिल हो रहे हैं।

Countermanding RK Nagar polls is not enough

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On April 9, the Election Commission (EC) announced the cancellation of the by elections to RK Nagar assembly constituency in Chennai. This seat in the Tamilnadu Assembly had fallen vacant after the death of former chief minister Jayalalithaa. The Commission cited bribing of voters and flouting of election laws by contesting parties for putting off the election. The new date would be announced in due course, the EC said.

Delhi High Court refuses to stay State Election Commission’s decision of not allotting common symbol to Swaraj India

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2017-04-11 11:41

On Monday, 3rd April 2017, the Delhi High Court refused to stay the decision of the Delhi State poll panels’ decision of not allotting a common symbol to all candidates of Swaraj India, a relatively newly formed political party which wants to contest the upcoming Municipal Elections in Delhi.

Countermanding of RK Nagar, TN byelection demanded citing widespread corrupt practices

Submitted by admin on Mon, 2017-04-10 12:25
With booze, biriyani, coupons, cash and now coffin RK Nagar election is descending to deep decadence. Hoards of ECI observers, mini observers, flying squads and paramilitary forces who have descended on the Constituency has made a mockery of democracy. Please initiate immediate steps to countermand the polls there.

Political Forum: Thorough going reform in the political system and process needed!

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2017-03-31 14:48

Lok Raj Sangathan organized a round-table discussion on the burning topic: “Thorough-going reforms in the political system and process needed”. Following the just concluded assembly elections to five states – U.P., Manipur, Uttarakhand, Punjab and Goa, the discussion brought out a great degree of unanimous concern among the various participant groups and individuals, on how people are completely marginalized in India, which is touted as the world’s most populous democracy.

It is about integrity of the electoral process

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2017-03-31 13:48

Amidst  severe doubts expressed by leaders of political parties who  lost the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab (BahujanSamaj Party and the AamAadmi Party) about the possible rigging of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), the Election Commission of India (ECI) has emphatically supported the machines. It has dismissed the allegations as speculative and wild.The poll panel also asserted that it had not received specific complaints or concrete material from political parties and candidates about alleged tampering of EVMs during the recent elections. 

POSCO Withdraws, But Repression Must Stop, Land Must Be Returned

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2017-03-31 13:29

As you may know from the media about recent the statement by Odisha’s Industry Minister, Devi Prasad Mishra that “POSCO confirmed the withdrawal of its project by requesting the Odisha government to take back the land transferred in its name”. We strongly believe this is not just a victory for our people but also the victory for the all the peasants, fisher folks, forest dwellers who are democratically fighting to protect their land, livelihood and environment. This is a victory against false propaganda, intimidation, false cases and threats of forcible eviction.