Archive for the Elections 2019 Category

May 30, 2019

In Mandaveli, BJP supporters celebrate Modi’s swearing-in

In Mandaveli, BJP supporters celebrate Modi's swearing-in

On May 30 evening, BJP party cadres celebrated the swearing-in of prime minister Narendra Modi at South Canal Bank Road, Mandaveli. Modi was sworn in as prime Minister for the second term at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi after the BJP’s […]

May 24, 2019

Lok Sabha elections: DMK’s Thamizhachi Thangapandian elected in Chennai South

Lok Sabha elections: DMK's Thamizhachi Thangapandian elected in Chennai South

The DMK’s T. Sumathy alias Thamizhachi Thangapandian has been declared elected as MP of Chennai South in elections to the Lok Sabha. Polling took place on April 18 in the city. It was a long drawn counting process on Thursday, […]

May 23, 2019

Elections 2019 : Security in full force outside counting centre at QMC

Elections 2019 : Security in full force outside counting centre at QMC

On May 23 evening, security was in full force outside Queen Mary’s College (QMC), Mylapore, as the votes for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections for Chennai North constituency and the votes for bypolls of a few TN Assembly constituencies were […]

April 20, 2019

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Something unique took place on April 18, the voting day. 39 homeless and mentally challenged persons of The Banyan Shelter at Dooming Kuppam in San Thome had cast their vote – and this for the very first time of this […]

April 18, 2019

Elections 2019: Voters share their experience

Elections 2019: Voters share their experience

The polling started on a high note this morning in Mylapore. Many people arrived early at the booths to cast their votes. 96-year-old Subbama made sure to vote at the polling booth in Greenways Road, R.A.Puram. She said, “I like […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: All arrangements are in place for Lok Sabha polls tomorrow

Elections 2019: All arrangements are in place for Lok Sabha polls tomorrow

On April 17 evening, the arrangements were almost complete for the Lok Sabha polls 2019. This morning, the polling orders were sent by the Election officers. The mobile vans distributed the necessary materials to all the booths from Rani Meyyammai […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: booths prepared for voting day

Elections 2019: booths prepared for voting day

The booths are ready, the infrastructure has been out in place, the EVMs and other accessories are in fixed and secured and the polling staff and security got in on time. Polling booths in the Mylapore area are ready for […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: The final day of campaign ends with Kamal Haasan at the Marina

Elections 2019: The final day of campaign ends with Kamal Haasan at the Marina

In their final push of their local campaigns for the Lok Sabha elections, parties did all they could in the Mylapore neighbourhood as yet another hot day made way for a pleasant evening. The big show of the evening was […]

April 15, 2019

Mylai Sri Kumaran to provide discounts to those who vote on April 18

Mylai Sri Kumaran to provide discounts to those who vote on April 18

On April 19, Mylai Sri Kumaran clothing store on R. K. Mutt Road, Mylapore, will provide a discount of 5% to all customers who vote in the Lok Sabha elections on April 18. A board kept outside this shop says, […]

April 14, 2019

Elections 2019: Campaigners target churches, colonies at daybreak

Elections 2019: Campaigners target churches, colonies at daybreak

As the Lok Sabha election polling day draws closer and being a Sunday, campaign troupes of parties in the fray in South Chennai hit the roads early today. Many groups first targeted people who attended services at local churches – […]

April 14, 2019

Elections 2019: Polling booths readied

Elections 2019: Polling booths readied

Polling booths are being readied for the polling day on April 18 when the state votes in the Lok Sabha elections. Since Friday, lorries have been carting all that is required at the booths, including the EVMs and ancillary equipment, […]

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