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Delhi polls: EC looks to crack down on misuse of <strong>money</strong>, <strong>muscle</strong>

Delhi polls: EC looks to crack down on misuse of money, muscle

31 Jan 2015

New Delhi: To check the misuse of money, muscle power and liquor during the Assembly polls here, Election Commission has sought the cooperation of the states bordering Delhi in order to ensure that the exercise passes of peacefully.

Election Commission,   Money power Muscle power,   Liquor,   Delhi Assembly polls,   Delhi election,  
<strong>Muscle</strong> <strong>power</strong> still a driving force in Uttar Pradesh

Muscle power still a driving force in Uttar Pradesh

15 Jan 2012

Even though the Election Commission is leaving no stone unturned to check use of money and muscle power in elections, as many as 77 candidates in Uttar Pradesh have a history of serious criminal charges against them.

Election Commission,   use of money and muscle power in elections,   Uttar Pradesh polls,   criminal charges against ministers,   National Election Watch,  
Election Commission to step up security management to check <strong>money</strong>, <strong>muscle</strong> <strong>power</strong>

Election Commission to step up security management to check money, muscle power

06 Sep 2014

Puri (Odisha): In a bid to check the role of money and muscle power in coming Assembly polls in four states, the Election Commission is taking steps to strengthen security management system and use of technology, Election Commissioner H S Brahma said.

Election Commission,   Assembly polls,   H S Brahma,  
UPA using <strong>money</strong>, <strong>muscle</strong>, mafia to cling to <strong>power</strong>: Mamata Banerjee

UPA using money, muscle, mafia to cling to power: Mamata Banerjee

26 Sep 2012

The Congress-led UPA will go for a snap election next year after presenting a populist budget, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday.

Mamata Banerjee,   Trinamool Congress,   UPA,   muscle power,   UPA crisis,   UPA government ,