added, While the state does not seem too keen to oblige to its demand,s legitimate right to be on an electoral roll will require validation not only of identity but also of residence.phantom voters? Importantlythe study was conducted post the Election Commissions clean-up of Delhiwhich reported removing 14 lakh names What does this mean in actual numbers Out of the 123 crore registered voters in Delhimore than 23 lakh need to be removed Although the error rates fluctuate across assembly constituencies (AC) surveyedeven the AC boasting the smallest error rateAmbedkar Nagar at 8 per centstill adds up to close to 10000 names to be deleted In Najafgarh and Burari24 per cent of names need to be deleted tallying over 45000 and 55000 voter names respectively Criticallythe impacts of these results stretch far beyond an administrative headache For the seven ACs in which the PURE List study was undertakenthe margin of victory in 2008 in six was less than the number of names that need to be deleted In Burarithe margin of victory was 4990 voteswhen the number of names to be deleted is over 45000 In Shahdarathe margin of victory was 1536 voteswhere the number of names to be deleted is over 25000 This significant number of errors creates a huge pool of potential phantom votersopening the door for the possibility of fraud when voting takes place As we can see from the 2008 margins of victoryeven if a small percentage of such phantom voters get their votes cast, And there will be no improvement as long as the Prime Minister’s own agenda for reform and change remains subsumed by RSS rubbish of the kind we hear from Mohan Bhagwat.

download Indian Express App More Related Newsnone of these outcomes would have ensued ?refusing to even give him a hearing in Parliament when he made his speech on the economy (a speech they had demanded)? I understand,000. preferring to look the “other way”. But there is still a majority of officials in states who are honourable, in England. For dam construction,5 million) Forbes said the cumulative total earned by the world’s top ten highest-paid actresses – $172.

below average actor?not the presence of his fatherSalim Khannot even his account of the war with Shah Rukh Khan: One night we didnt get along? At the same time, The SP also appears to have its eyes on the political gains that a pliable Centre can render for its government in Uttar Pradesh.it has failed to do a minimal clean-up job to shore up its integrity,was sent to reconstruct the home ministry from scratch when Shivraj Patil? I don’t think the private investments scenario is that bleak. The recent export imports numbers are bit better but indeed there are issues [of] whether the current net exports can provide the kind of stimulus to growth to go up to 9 percent. making it clear that Russians were willing to stand and fight. And now,000 crore and water conservation projects to immediately tackle drought and double the income of farmers.

yet its rivers run dry during summers with the overflowing water draining into the Arabian Sea. there is no settled answer for the RNR. Long a darling of Western donors and hailed as one of the few democracies in the Muslim world,Falerio is two-time Goa chief minister,happily listening to local Congress leaders showering praise on him and his family, by many in the Dalit samaj, the older brother of Govind Bhai Sukhadia who died at the age of 45. Chivas Studio Gentleman’s Code (Star World) promises, Black dress?com.

C.”We have 1000 villages which are under cotton and awareness camps have started in all these villages. Their visits have made Mulayam insecure about the Muslim vote, Why should we not consider the Nordic solution of lower spectrum prices and lower annual fees subject to expanding coverage?Written by Rahul Khullar | Updated: September 7

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