As per report, the high voter turnout in Andhra Pradesh and especially women stay at the polling booths until early hours next day has come as a pleasant surprise for everyone across the country. Meanwhile despite malfunctioning of EVMs reported from many places, Election Commission's laxity, many voters returned to the booths before 6 pm after an appeal was made to them.
Reportedly AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu recently held a review meeting on Polavaram project works and Capital infrastructure works which did not go down well with the Election Commission. When realizing this based on the complaint by YSR Congress leaders, Election Commission sent orders to the state government that it cannot hold meetings.
Accordingly all eyes are on AP election result as it's a close battle between the two strong opponents incumbent TDP and opposition YCP. Meanwhile call it a clash of titans and this is the interesting fight which is also constantly observed by national media since this election result is touted
Sindhura Goud from Hyderabad lost his father just because of the inhuman nature of an Ola cab driver and his negligence. The cab driver had been requested by Goud due to an emergency situation for his father but the Ola driver did not accept to take the ride and take his father inside the car saying it was unhygienic.
Accordingly in his last term Telangana CM KCR visited secretariat hardly few times. Earlier the oppositions have heavily criticized KCR on this and questioned why the CM is not bothered coming to secretariat. Despite the opposition’s criticism, KCR continued to do his day to day operations from Pragathi Bhavan and few bureaucrats call Pragathi Bhavan as mini secretariat for obvious reasons.
Hyderabad sources reported that TRS Working President KTR has come down heavily on Chandrababu Naidu and his "EVM politics". When lashing out at Naidu and his angst on EVMs, KTR found fault with the seasoned politician. Furthermore KTR asked Naidu to accept people's mandate which will be out on 23rd May and asked him to stop "street dramas" (Veedhi Natakalu).
According to sources Tamilnadu’s Chief Electoral Officer announced on Friday that the overall voter turnout across the state for the Lok Sabha elections was 71.87%. Meanwhile Dharmapuri parliamentary constituency witnessed the highest voter turnout in the state at 80.49%, Chennai South registered a dismal
Chennai sources stated that the remarks virtually reiterate his earlier announcement that he will float a party by the next assembly polls in Tamilnadu, due in 2021, and contest from all the 234 seats. Moreover "Whenever the assembly elections are held," was the actor's brief response to a question as to when his political entry was expected?
Manipur sources stated that after ending decades long rivalry, SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati shared dais at an election rally here with the BSP President describing the SP patron as a "real leader" of the backwards, unlike Prime Minister Narendra Modi whom she dubbed as "farzi".
Mumbai sources stated that in an election season jolt to the Congress, its spokesperson Priyanka V. Chaturvedi formally joined the Shiv Sena in the presence of party chief Uddhav Thackeray here on Friday. Meanwhile Thackeray welcomed her at a hurriedly convened media conference and said he was "happy that she had decided to join the Shiv Sena". His son Aditya Thackeray presented her a bouquet
Washington sources reported that North Korea announced that it test fired a new tactical guided weapon on Wednesday that increased the "combat power" of the country's military. Meanwhile the state run Korean Central News Agency said the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, oversaw the firing of the weapon by the Academy of Defense Science.
Washington sources reported that Satellite measurements by NASA researchers have verified the ground based data which shows the Earth's surface has been warming globally over the past 15 years. Reportedly the team used measurements of the 'skin' temperature of the Earth taken by a satellite-based infrared measurement system called AIRS (Atmospheric Infra-Red Sounder) from 2003 to 2017.