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ElectionsInIndia.com launched to provide constituency-wise election data in India

ITeS company Datanet India, which operates Indiastat.com
as an e-resource of socio-economic statistical data about India, has launched ElectionsInIndia.com.
The portal is meant to provide parliamentary constituency-wise election data
for all the parliamentary and assembly constituencies in India. A nominal
membership fee would be payable to access the site.

ITeS company Datanet India, which operates Indiastat.com
as an e-resource of socio-economic statistical data about India, has launched ElectionsInIndia.com.
The portal is meant to provide parliamentary constituency-wise election data
for all the parliamentary and assembly constituencies in India. A nominal
membership fee would be payable to access the site.

Users would have access to the
parliamentary constituency–wise election data for all the 543 parliamentary and
4120 state legislative assembly constituencies in India, since independence.
Along with latest election results of rural, urban local bodies and
socio-economic data of district(s) that fall under a parliamentary
constituency, on one platform.

The socio-economic statistical data
includes all the major categories like Agriculture, Bank & Finance, Crime
& Law, Demographics, Economy, Education, Environment & Forest, Health
& Family Welfare, Industries & Mining, Infrastructure, Labour &
Workforce, Media, Social & Welfare Schemes, Travel & Tourism and
Housing.

Further, Polling-station-wise results for
parliamentary and assembly constituencies have also been provided for the last
elections held. He expressed that all the above useful information which is
available for the first time on one platform would enable users to make useful
analysis, reports and to get effective inputs for election speeches or
presentations which will further enhance their readiness for the coming
elections.

Dr. R.K. Thukral, Director of the portal, said,
“In India, one level of election is related to another level of election. As a
whole, electioneering constitutes a network of election politics in
contemporary India, and the election system has been the pillar of the Indian
democratic regime. In a sense, elections form the essence of Indian democracy.”

Datanet India has launched its first web
portal www.indiastat.com in 2000 and since then has increased its services many
fold. Indiastat.com, which is perhaps the most comprehensive e-resource of
socio-economic statistical data about India and her states, is now a cluster of
50 associate sites, out of which 19 web sites are sector-specific and 30 web
sites are state-specific.

In January 2010, the company introduced DistrictsOfIndia.com
which is a storehouse of authentic socio-economic district level statistical
information for the country. Out of 642 districts of India as per the census
2011, the statistical data for 620 districts for all the major categories have been
presented on DistrictsofIndia.com and it is now a cluster of 660 independent
web sites.

In April 2012, it has also launched 6
regional websites which provide comprehensive information on main geographical
regions of India by covering states and districts therein for various
socio-economic aspects. Besides, the company has also published eight
statistical publications as e-books.

Madan Bahal, Managing Director, Datanet, said,
“Datanet India with its 720 web sites that include data on India, its sectors,
regions, states and districts level web sites, rendering its unique services to
the socio-economic research fraternity in India and abroad for the last 12
years and in these years, the profile of the registered members of Datanet’s
web sites has grown tremendously.”

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