New Delhi, March 27: In the run up to the Lok Sabha Elections 2019, a total of 362 candidates have filed nominations from 14 constituencies in the first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka on April 18, an official statement said on Tuesday. Of the 14 seats, Congress is contesting in 9 -- Bangalore Central, Bangalore North, Bangalore Rural, Bangalore South, Chamrajanagar (SC), Chikballapur, Chitradurga (SC), Kolar (SC) and Mysore while the JD-S in Hassan, Mandya, Tumkur and Udupi-Chikamgalur. We, at LatestLy, bring you the live updates about events in India and across the globe. Unemployment, Inflation, Terrorism and Brain Drain Biggest Concerns Among Indians Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections: Pew Research Center.
Meanwhile, nearly 80 per cent of debt-ridden Jet Airways is likely to be back in operation by the end of April. Civil Aviation Secretary Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola after the airline management on Tuesday assured the Ministry that it would re-induct 40 flights into its fleet by the end of next month.
With the much-awaited elections just round the corner, over 90 per cent of first-time eligible voters are expected to vote in the upcoming elections, a Twitter India survey revealed on Wednesday. According to the Election Commission, nearly 1.5 crore first-time voters will exercise their franchise in the seven-phase election starting April 11.
Twitter India said that seven in 10 first-time eligible voters in India believe that they are contributing to the public debate by posting on Twitter. Stay updated with LatestLY for the latest news and updates across the globe.