Electoral Reforms

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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.

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. 

LRS Samiti member stands in MCD elections from Harkesh Nagar

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2017-03-23 15:30

हरकेष नगर 92-एस वार्ड के लिये लोक राज समिति संजय कालोनी द्वारा चयनित उम्मीदवार

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उम्मीदवार का परिचय (पीडीएफ के लिए क्लिक करें)

  • शिवाजी बी टेक (मैकेनिकल इंजीनियर) हैं।
  • उनकी उम्र 27 साल है।

A nation-wide movement for fundamental political and electoral reforms launched in Chennai!

Submitted by admin on Thu, 2017-03-23 15:29

20170319_Chennai_Electoral reformsUnder the topic “Wresting citizen’s rights from polity” (Ini Oru Vidhi Seyvom) activists belonging to 15 people’s organisations came together on March 19th in Chennai to discuss a fundamental transformation of the political and electoral process.

Joint Meeting on 19 March 2017 in Chennai

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2017-03-17 15:58

Public Meeting

*Let us put an end to corruption ridden party politics and pave the way for people’s empowerment!*

Venue: Srinivasa Sastri Hall, 40, Luz Church Road, Chennai – 4 (Near Nageswara Rao Park)

Date: Sunday, 19 March 2017

Time: 4 pm

Jointly organized by:

Lok Raj Sangathan, Gandhian Initiative for Social Transformation, Workers Unity Movement, Anti-Bribe Coalition

Contact: Rajarajan-9444160839

Click More to find the PDF of Tamil Invitation and leaflet.

POLITICAL FORUM (15 Mar 2017): Thorough going reform in the political system and process needed!

Submitted by admin on Wed, 2017-03-01 19:12

Elections to five state assemblies are under way. Results are expected on March 11th. Will the results make a difference to the people?

LOK RAJ SANGATHAN is organising a round-table conference to discuss the nature of reforms required in the current political system and process so that people would have a say in running their affairs.

We cordially invite you to share your views on this issue.