“Karnataka will vote on 12May 2018, counting will be on 18May2018”. The journalists waiting at the press conference were in for a rude shock when at 11.08 am the BJP IT cell head, Amit Malviya, tweeted the dates of the Karnataka elections even before the Chief Election Commissioner O.P. Rawat made the announcement at 11.23 am.

It turned out that Malviya was not alone in tweeting the dates. Srivatsa, Karnataka Congress Social Media in-charge, had also tweeted the same at the same time as Malviya. His tweet however didn’t get as much attention as Malviya’s. Both tweets were later deleted.

Malviya’s tweet led to a major outrage on social media with users questioning the objectivity of the Election Commission and the sanctity of the election process. When asked, how he got access to the dates before the EC announced them, Malviya claimed that it was on Times Now.

Srivatsa also claimed that he got the information by watching local and national media channels.

Alt News accessed the live TV program using JIO APP and Yupp TV and discovered that Times Now had indeed made the announcement before Amit Malviya. It was 11:06/11:07 am when Times Now announced the election dates on air. “BREAKING: First on Times Now,” the claim tweeted later by Times Now was indeed true.

Here’s a screenshot from Jio APP.

The following video shows the Times Now Broadcast in that period.

Times Now had tweeted at 11.14 am, a few minutes after Malviya but still before the EC announcement. Times now subsequently deleted this tweet.

The leak of the information was not limited to Times Now alone. Kannada channels TV9 Karnataka, BTV, TV5 Kannada and Suvarna News also aired the dates around the same time.

Chief Election Commissioner expressed shock when informed about the journalists at the press conference that the BJP IT cell head had already tweeted the dates. He assured that the leak will be investigated and befitting legal and administrative actions will be taken.

A leak of this nature seriously compromises the sanctity of the election process. We hope the Election Commission will get to the bottom of this and take action against the culprits.

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We all know what happened what Election commission did when it was found political parties were funded by foreign funds, which now has become legal !
Let us see
CEC Rawat – Brahmin
Times Now – Anand Narasimhan – Brahmin , Times Group – wealthy Jains
Suvarna News – Rajeev Chandrashekar -Brahmin arms dealer – Brahmin Arnab Close friend
TV9 – Ravi Prakash – Kamma Nayidu wear thread
TV5 -Bollineni Rajagopala Naidu – Kamma Nayidu – wear thread
……and most important
Election Ambassador – Rahul Dravid – again Brahmin !!

Next time parliament or constituent assembly go to elections give them back what they gave.

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Social Media should be banned. It is used only to spread lies. Now this person says that OP Rawat is a Brahmin. Since when Brahmins have the surname ‘Rawat’? CEC Rawat is from a kshatriya (Rajput) family.

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Useless criminal from sanathan sanstha, its the same.
When we say brahmin its braminical. Manusmriti followers, Wives – shared- draupadi , sharyaneshu veshay on bed and Linga – Phallus. ( virashaiva version).
Take out his clothers find the Thread.
Kill him brahmins will burning sandalwood for pyre
THrow away ashes polluting rivers and air.
So Uma BHarati no progress on Ganga cleaning.