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Enclave dwellers to vote for first time

Kolkata, May 2 (PTI) A total of 9776 people including a 103-year old man residing in the enclaves in CoochBehar district would exercise their franchise for the first time in the sixth phase Assembly poll on Thursday. Among 14,864 population of 51 ... Press Trust of India, 10 hours ago
PTI - EC-ENCLAVE - Enclave dwellers to vote for first time Namibia Press Agency, 9 hours ago

33 with criminal cases, 15 multi-millionaires in West Bengal last phase polls

Twenty five constituencies spread across the twin districts of Cooch Behar and East Midnapore will go to the polls on May 5 in the last phase Kolkata: At least 33 candidates have criminal cases pending against them while 15 candidates are ...
 Gulf News1 hour ago West Bengal polls 2016: List of 25 constituencies going to polls on May 5  Oneindia1 day ago West Bengal polls live: Violence mars 3rd phase of ...  Firstpost.com1 week ago As it happened: Second phase of West Bengal polls sees ...  Firstpost.com2 weeks ago

33 with criminal cases, 15 crorepatis in Bengal last phase polls

Kolkata, May 2 At least 33 candidates have criminal cases pending against them while 15 candidates are crorepatis of the 170 contestants in the fray in the sixth and last phase of the West Bengal assembly elections. Twenty five constituencies ...
 ProKerala.com13 hours ago WB polls last phase: 33 with criminal cases, 15 crorepatis  AhmedabadMirror.com4 hours ago

103-year-old enclave dweller to voter for first time in Bengal polls

Kolkata, May 2 Asgar Ali is 103 but will vote for the first time on May 5 in the final phase of the West Bengal assembly elections when the erstwhile enclaves in the state's Cooch Behar district goes to polls. "Asgar Ali is a 103-year-old and ...
 ProKerala.com10 hours ago Parties lining up senior leaders in Cooch Behar to woo voters  The Echo Of India2 days ago West Bengal: From former enclaves, 10,000 new voters lift TMChopes  Yahoo! India2 weeks ago Voter cards for former enclave dwellers  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

With franchise comes bargaining power

There's a twinkle in Khateman Beoya's eyes that reveals her excitement. Barely able to carry her thin frame without the support of a walking stick, the 100-year-old Beoya from Dakshin Mashaldanga, an erstwhile Bangladeshi enclave in India in Cooch ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago

Live: Despite violence, Assam records 71% voter turnout ...

Highlights 17:44 (IST) Assam voters get medals for turning up early at polling booths Special steps taken by the election department to attract voters to the polling station struck a chord with the electorate in Kamrup (Metro) ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago

10,000 first-time voters, residents of India-Bangladesh enclaves suffer government apathy

At 36, Usman Goni looks lost, his sunken eyes and frail features betraying his real age. A resident of an Indian enclave inside Bangladesh, Goni and 921 others had bid farewell to his home land and crossed over the India-Bangladesh border to ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago Enclave draft voter list today  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago POLL-EC - EC trying to include 'Chitmahal' residents in voters' list  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Indian Election Commission trying to include 'Chitmahal' residents in voters' list  South Asia Monitor1 month ago

Old problems still haunt new citizens

People are becoming restless and, in some pockets, they are resisting surveys to build government infrastructure As the administration plans to give voting rights to more than 13,000 erstwhile enclave dwellers in the upcoming West Bengal ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

EC ensuring voting rights for former enclave dwellers

Kolkata, March 9 The Election Commission has started the process of ensuring voting rights to over 14,000 residents of the erstwhile Indo-Bangladesh enclaves, who have acquired Indian citizenship following the historic enclave swap last year, an ...
 ProKerala.com1 month ago
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