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The General Elections Commission is the body that organises elections in Indonesia. Its responsibilities include deciding which parties can contest elections, organising the voting and announcing the results and seats won in the various branches of the government.

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WB Cong chief writes to EC over restrictions on his night stay at Vedic village
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WB Cong chief writes to EC over restrictions on his night stay at Vedic village

West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday wrote to the Election Commission over "restrictions on night halt at Vedic village in Kolkata and stay at own house".

EC must ensure 'level playing field' for all candidates: Stalin after Mamata banned from campaigning
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EC must ensure 'level playing field' for all candidates: Stalin after Mamata banned from campaigning

After the Election Commission (EC) banned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee from campaigning for 24 hours in the ongoing Assembly polls, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) supremo MK Stalin urged the poll body to ensure a "level playing field" for all political parties and candidates.

Mamata Banerjee sits on dharna to protest against EC's ban on her from campaigning for 24 hours
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Mamata Banerjee sits on dharna to protest against EC's ban on her from campaigning for 24 hours

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is sitting on dharna at Gandhi Murti in Kolkata on Tuesday, as a mark of protest after the Election Commission (EC) imposed a ban on her for 24 hours from campaigning in any manner from 8 pm on April 12 till 8 pm on April 13.

Congress asks EC to instruct people to follow COVID norms during elections in West Bengal
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Congress asks EC to instruct people to follow COVID norms during elections in West Bengal

West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Monday wrote to the Election Commission requesting it instruct 'masses to take necessary precautions during polling, assembling, and processions' during the ongoing elections in the poll-bound West Bengal.

Dharmendra Pradhan, Sambit Patra hold roadshow in Odisha's Pipili ahead of by-polls
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Dharmendra Pradhan, Sambit Patra hold roadshow in Odisha's Pipili ahead of by-polls

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, along with BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra, on Tuesday held a roadshow in Odisha's Pipili, ahead of by-polls in the constituency.

Didi will have more time for painting after May 2, says Shahnawaz Hussain
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Didi will have more time for painting after May 2, says Shahnawaz Hussain

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Tuesday taunted West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as she took to painting while sitting at a dharna to protest against the Election Commission ban and said people of the state will give her much time for painting after May 2.

'I'm a street fighter, I fight from battleground': Mamata to BJP after EC ban
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'I'm a street fighter, I fight from battleground': Mamata to BJP after EC ban

After the ban imposed on her by the Election Commission (EC) ended on Tuesday evening, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee challenged the rival Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying that she is a street fighter and fights from the battleground.

EC ban on Mamata campaign reflects desperation of BJP, says Akhilesh Yadav
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EC ban on Mamata campaign reflects desperation of BJP, says Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav has extended support to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's sit-in in Kolkata in protest against the Election Commission's decision to ban her from campaigning for 24 hours and said it actually reflects the desperation of "a losing BJP".

EC an independent body, must have seen something wrong with Mamata's statement: Nadda
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EC an independent body, must have seen something wrong with Mamata's statement: Nadda

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda on Tuesday said Election Commission is an independent body and it must have noticed something wrong with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's statements before putting the ban.

Three RS seats from Kerala to go to polls on April 30
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Three RS seats from Kerala to go to polls on April 30

Voting for three Rajya Sabha seats, which will fall vacant on April 21 in Kerala, will take place on April 30, according to the Election Commission (EC).

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