VVPATs only 'confidence building measure', cannot replace EVMs: MP CEO
Rao told ET that VVPAT (Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail) is not an alternative to existing counting method but a "confidence building measure".
VVPAT count to be held at the end like in the past: EC sources
The EC is also learnt to have decided to count postal ballots simultaneously w...
SC dismisses plea filed by 21 Opposition leaders seeking review of VVPAT
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the review petition filed by ...
SC accepts review petition on 50% VVPAT verification by 21 political parties
The Supreme Court today agreed to hear next week the review petition filed by 21 political parties seeking 50% verification of VVPAT(Voter V...
View: The point is legitimacy, Tally 50% of VVPAT machines
The objection raised by the Election Commission is that this would delay the counting of votes and the declaration of results by three-four days. How does that matter?
Election Guide 2019: All you wanted to know about VVPAT
VVPAT is a specific machine that is used in elections to verify that the citizen's vote has been correctly placed. VVPAT means Voter Verifia...
VVPAT row: SC asks Oppn parties to file reply on EC affidavit by April 8
The Supreme Court on Monday asked petitioners seeking direction that 50 per cent EVM results should be matched and cross-checked with Voter ...
Declaration of Delhi Lok Sabha poll result may get delayed by 5-6 hours: Chief Electoral Officer
Delhi has 7 Lok Sabha seats and in all 350 VVPATs will be counted.
SC seeks EC response on Opposition's plea on counting of VVPAT slips
The Supreme Court Friday sought the Election Commission's response on a plea by Opposition leaders seeking counting of Voter Verifiable Pape...
View: EC's prosecution of complaining voters against natural justice
The commission proclaims that the EVM with voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) is the only option for India as it is “auditable, transparent, accurate, secure and helps reduce human error”
Decent turnout but no surge in voting in Tami Nadu on peaceful day
According to preliminary data, 69.55% of voters exercised their franchise before the voting ended at 6 pm in all but one seat.
TRS to form government in Telangana, KCR returns as king
Celebrations erupted in TRS offices throughout the state as well as in the Telangana Bhavan, the party headquarters in Hyderabad.
Eight cases of VVPAT-EVM mismatch in Lok Sabha polls
The counting mismatch –– estimated at 0.0004% –– has had no impact on the final election results in the eight cases, an election commission (EC) official said.
What is VVPAT?
The VVPAT machine gives instant feedback to the voter, through a printed slip.
EVM-VVPAT pass test in Lok Sabha polls
The first Lok Sabha election in which each EVM was 100% backed by a VVPAT and in which physical verification of VVPAT slips has been done- concluded with a full clean chit to the machines.
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