VVPAT

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VVPATVoter Verified Paper Audit Trail (voting machines)
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Opposition parties have also called on the ECN to introduce the voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) in the upcoming elections on 27 November to limit any altering or fraud.
They also demanded that if any discrepancy is found during the scrutiny of voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT), 100 per cent counting of the paper slips of VVPATs of all polling stations of that particular assembly segment should be done and compared with the EVM results.
The Supreme Court (SC) has given the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and Smartmatic 10 days to comment on a petition seeking to allow digital cameras and mobile phones in polling precincts as well as the activation of the Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VPAT) in the vote counting machines (VCMs).
Pending at the Supreme Court is a petition from poll watchdogs for full implementation of the voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT).
Electoral staff members dispatch Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) at a distribution centre in Ajmer, Rajasthan yesterday.
The petitioners likewise urged the Court to compel the Comelec to fully implement its ruling on the voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) and issue voter's receipts during the May 13 polls.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Apr 14 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday alleged that the Election Commission acting at the behest of BJP has turned down the Telugu Desam Party's demand for 50 per cent Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) be verified against Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines.
In Amod near Jambusar, a voter told the Returning Officer (RO) that the Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) was showing a different voting preference than the one for which he had voted.
In a petition filed by several groups, the SC was also asked to compel the Comelec to activate the Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) in the vote counting machines (VCMs) as a security measure on the integrity of votes cast.
In Tamil Nadu, as many as 384 faulty EVMs and 692 faulty Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail machines were replaced, officers of the state election commission said.
The court's order came on a petition filed by 21 parties, led by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, seeking random count of Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) of at least 50 per cent of the EVMs per Assembly segment in a Lok Sabha seat before the declaration of result.
Last month, the Supreme Court ordered the Comelec to activate the voter verified paper audit trail, granting the petitions of senatorial candidates Richard Gordon and Greco Belgica.