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EVM tampering row: Election Commission never used the term 'hackathon', says Nasim Zaidi - Firstpost

Otherwise known for its deftness in handling polls, the Election Commission of India has been in the eye of a storm of late with 16 political parties having questioned the veracity of the entire voting mechanism in the five state assembly elections ...and more »

Election Commission responds to AAP letter: Never promised 'no-holds barred' EVM hackathon challenge - International Business Times, India Edition

The Election Commission of India on Saturday clarified that it had never "promised no-holds barred hackathon" when it announced the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) Challenge. The commission was responding to Aam Aadmi Party's objections to the "rules ...and more »

Never promised hackathon, only EVM challenge, says Election Commission - Scroll.in

It also rejected Congress's demand to allow it to access the motherboard of the voting machines in the planned challenge. by Scroll Staff. Published May 28, 2017 · 11:07 am Updated May 28, 2017 · 01:16 pm. Never promised hackathon, only EVM challenge ...and more »

EVM hackathon: EC replies to AAP, says 'changing motherboard is like changing entire machine' - Financial Express

The Election Commission of India on Saturday said that it never made any promise of holding a 'no holds barred' EVM tampering hackathon. The election body, in a reply to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, said, “about a promised 'no-holds-barred ...and more »

EC says no to Congress' demand for access to EVM motherboard during hackathon challenge - Firstpost

New Delhi: The Election Commission said on Saturday the EVM hacking challenge would be conducted only as per the framework of "existing administrative safeguards", as it rejected the Congress' appeal to allow access to motherboard of the EVM. "The ...and more »

Bid to 'expose' Election Commission lands AAP MLA Saurabh Bhardwaj in Africa's Botswana - India.com

New Delhi, May 27: Aam Aadmi Party (MLA) Saurabh Bhardwaj travelled to Botswana, Africa, to expose Election Commission's Electronic Voting Machine. According to AAP MLA, a hackathon is possible as BEL (Bharat Electronics Limited) provides EVMs in ...and more »

EVM challenge: Election Commission rejects Congress demand; AAP's views - Financial Express

The Election Commission today rejected the Congress's demand to allow it to access the motherboard of the electronic voting machine in the planned EVM challenge and told the Aam Aadmi Party that it does not believe that an 'open hackathon' is necessary ...and more »

Election Commission dismisses AAP's charge, says never promised hackathon, only EVM challenge - Firstpost

New Delhi: Dismissing the AAP charge that the Election Commission (EC) was "running away" from organising a no-holds barred hackathon, the poll panel on Saturday said it never made any such promise. The EC said it had clearly explained during the All ...and more »

EVM Challenge – How AAP loses its Credibility - The Asian Herald

Hackathon or EVM Challenge, the AAP has lost all its credibility in the Indian Politics. The Election Commission came with an open challenge for hacking EVM after complaints of Aam Aadmi Party, Congress and many other opposition parties. However, when ...and more »