Category Archives: Social Issue

ECI, Stop Emotionally Blackmailing Bangaloreans with False Data.

Part 1: The Numbers are grossly wrong Low voter turnout shames India’s IT city Bangalore states NDTV and others nod in agreements.  The authorities, politicians, noted citizens, all are aflame criticising the citizens for not participating in the elections. Newspaper … Continue reading

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Elections are Coming: and almost here

Irrespective of the heat and dust created by the political parties and the candidates contesting the elections, the Met department has forecasted showers on Saturday the 12th. Let us hope the dust settles and the atmosphere cools down. With only a … Continue reading

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Elections Are Coming: Sacked, Hacked, and Faked

Sacked Today’s news reports state: “BBMP Commissioner Manjunath Prasad, was abruptly transferred on Thursday after an order passed by the Election Commission of India (ECI) … According to ECI officials, another reason was that polling officials in Bengaluru’s Yelahanka, KR Puram, Dasarahalli … Continue reading

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Elections are Coming: deletion by modification and fake modifications

In 2013, thousands of voter records were virtually deleted by over-writing with someone else’s record while modifying the record in response to Form-8. This was accepted by the CEO Karnataka as a problem with the system/process. Though such cases are … Continue reading

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Elections are Coming – Death in the Saddle

A Times Now investigation report has exposed cases of live voters deleted as dead in Mysore. The electoral rolls in Karnataka also seem to be rife with really dead voters. To some, it is difficult to die if enrolled as … Continue reading

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Elections are Coming – ERMS: Electoral Roll [Mis]management System of Karnataka

Data Delayed Election Commission of India (ECI) guidelines require all the Chief Electoral Officers (CEOs) of the states and union territories of India to publish new versions of electoral rolls in January and October every year. Most of the CEOs … Continue reading

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Facts & (dis)Figures in Times of India Story on Electoral Rolls

On 16 July 2017, Time of India(TOI) allocated 120 centimeter-columns to stories about the status of electoral rolls of Bangalore Districts. They miss some important facts and references and could give a wrong impression to the readers. TOI: “In the … Continue reading

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