In Ghazipur parliamentary constituency, ECI said that there were issues regarding "candidates keeping a watch on polled EVM strong rooms ", which was resolved by conveying the poll commission's instructions.

"During the silence period, star campaigners and other political leaders should refrain from addressing the media by way of press conferences and giving interviews on election matters," EC said.

In an unprecedented action, the EC cut short the campaign period in West Bengal by a day for the final phase of Lok Sabha elections in view of the violence during BJP president Amit Shah's roadshow on Tuesday.

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday issued a notice to entertainment firm Eros Now directing it to take down its original web series 'Modi: Journey of a Common Man.'

The seizure comes as voting for 10 Lok Sabha seats which fall under Maharashtra's Vidarbha and Marathwada regions is underway in the second phase of polling.

EC banned UP CM Yogi Adityanath and BSP chief Mayawati from election campaigning for 72 hours & 48 hours respectively, starting from 6 am tomorrow, for violating Model Code of Conduct.

"Rahul Gandhi has been using inappropriate, false and fabricated words against PM Modi. He has crossed all limits by using such a level of 'unparliamentary' language," Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi told media.

Omar Abdullah tweeted a video in which claims were made that the button corresponding to the Congress symbol was not working in polling stations in Poonch.

The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday banned the release of Narendra Modi biopics scheduled to release on April 11, the same day when the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections begin.

The dates for Lok Sabha Elections in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is seeking a second term in power- will be announced by the Election Commission at 5 pm today. Also, the dates for Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha will also be announced.