Udupi-Chickmagaluru LS Constituency all set for free and fair polling
Udupi: "We have taken all the measures for a smooth and fair polling process on April 18 in 15 Udupi-Chickmagaluru Lok Sabha constituency. The polling will be held from 7 AM to 6 PM," said Chief Election Officer and Deputy Commissioner of Udupi district, Hephsiba Rani Korlapati.
District administration to set up two disabled-friendly booths in Udupi
Udupi: Two polling booths with special facilities will be set up for people with disabilities by the district administration in Udupi. According to Deputy Commissioner (DC) Hephsiba Rani Korlapati, these booths will be set up at Kodi Kanyana and Hanumantha Nagara and will be manned by physically challenged staff.
'Sand extraction ban will be lifted after polls'
Udupi: The ban on sand extraction will be lifted soon after the elections, said Udupi MLA Raghupathy Bhat and Shobha Karandlaje, incumbent MP and the BJP's candidate from the Udupi-Chikkamagaluru Lok Sabha constituency on Wednesday, April 10.
MAHE secures a place within top ten rankings in NIRF 2019
Manipal: Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), one of the top university in India, has secured a place in the top ten rankings of National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2019, which was released by President Ramnath Kovind at Vigyan Bhawan, in New Delhi on Monday. MAHE has jumped three places up from its 2018 rank, in Indian educational institutes category.
Additional EVMs and VVPATs distributed to Udupi-Chickmagaluru constituencies
Udupi: Additional Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and Voter-Verified Paper Audit Trails (VVPAT) required for the Udupi-Chickmagaluru Lok Sabha constituency were distributed in the presence of Deputy Commissioner and Chief Electoral Officer for Udupi district, Hephsiba Rani Korlapati, on Tuesday, April 9, ahead of the elections.