Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 LIVE Vote Counting

For acid attack survivors, 2019 elections emerge as platform to campaign for stronger laws, proper treatment and compensation

For acid attack survivors, 2019 elections emerge as platform to campaign for stronger laws, proper treatment and compensation

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Elections 2019 Survey

Travels through the

Hindi belt

A multi-part series on the jobs crisis in 3 states crucial to the Lok Sabha election: Chhattisgarh, Bihar and UP

Kanpur

1 stop

Bulandshahr

2 stop

Aligarh

3 stop

Meerut

4 stop

Kairana

5 stop

Meerut

6 stop

Muzaffarnagar

7 stop

Darbhanga

8 stop

Mathurapur

9 stop

Darbhanga

10 stop

Darbhanga

11 stop

Gora village

12 stop

Motihari

13 stop

Gaya

14 stop

Jahanabad

15 stop

Patna

16 stop

Dantewada

17 stop

Bastar

18 stop

Naya Raipur

19 stop

Raipur

20 stop

South Poll

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Pakistani flags waved at Congress rally

FP Staff

Karnataka, 27 March 2019

Fact : Although the contents of the video were not morphed or tampered with, the video depicts a flag of the Kerala-based IUML

NRIs can vote online in the upcoming polls

FP Staff

New Delhi, 26 March 2019

Fact : NRIs can only register online to vote in Indian elections. They will have to be physically present to cast their vote, the EC has clarified

Priyanka Gandhi wears a cross pendant

FP Staff

Raebareli, 1 April 2019

Fact : The image was been digitally manipulated to morph the cross over the white pendant Priyanka was wearing during one of her rallies

Yogi distributing money to villagers while campaigning

FP Staff

Gorakhpur, 5 April 2019

Fact : The video was first uploaded in 2012 when Yogi Adityanath was an MP from Gorakhpur. He was reportedly distributing compensation to the farmers whose crops had burnt in a farm fire in the region

Wg Cdr Abhinandan wears scarf with BJP symbol

FP Staff

Online, 13 April 2019

Fact : The person pictured sporting a saffron scarf and lotus symbol is not Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman but a doppelganger sporting his famous gunslinger moustache.

Narendra Modi says he used email and digital camera in 1988

FP Staff

TV interview, 11 May 2019

Fact : The World Wide Web or internet only became available for widespread public use in 1990s, with the advent of modern internet and former US president Bill Clinton during his presidency became the first head of government ever to send an email

Narendra Modi interview with NewsNation was not impromptu as the prime minister had been given a printout of the questions and answers beforehand

FP Staff

TV Interview, 11 May 2019

Fact : A video clip from the interview shows Modi flipping through pages to read out a poem written by him, which also shows questions asked by the interviewer printed on top along with a serial number

Lok Sabha Elections 2019:

Cong leaving 7 seats vacant for SP, BSP and RLD in UP, says Raj Babbar

March 20, 2019

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Election Commission sends notice to Congress over ads depicting Rafale issue

Fact : The MP Election Commission has sent a notice to Congress for using the Rafale issue in poll advertisements as the matter is sub-judice. EC has ordered Congress to take down the six advertisements using the Rafale issue.

Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut hit with notice for MCC violation after calling for 'EVM tampering'

Fact : Raut, who is the editor of Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana', said in the publication on Sunday that Kanhaiya Kumar should be defeated in the elections even if it means the BJP has to "tamper with EVMs"

poll

Should Rahul Gandhi prop up an outsider against Modi?

Yes

No

Can't say

Election 2019 latest news

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Voting in Lok Sabha Election 2019 begins on 11 April and will take place over seven phases. The Lok Sabha election schedule was announced by the EC in March and most parties have already declared a large number of their Lok Sabha candidates. With manifestos being released, the BJP will seek to return the Narendra Modi government to power, while the Rahul Gandhi-led Congress seeks to stitch together an alliance capable of coming out on top when Lok Sabha election results 2019 are announced on 23 May. The states of Maharashtra, UP and Bihar are likely to see the fiercest contests, and over the coming days, opinion polls and poll surveys will paint a clearer picture.