Election Commission of India had this to say on claims of EVM hacking

The Election Commission is exploring legal options against in the case where in it has been claimed to demonstrate EVMs used by ECI can be tampered with.

It need be mentioned that such an event had been organized in London.

The Election Commission of India said that it has taken notice of such an event and also the claims made in it.

It further added that whereas, ECI has been wary of becoming a party to this motivated slugfest, ECI firmly stands by the empirical facts about foolproof nature of ECI EVMs deployed in elections in India.

It needs to be reiterated that these EVMs are manufactured in Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Electronics Corporation of India Limited (ECIL) under very strict supervisory and security conditions and

there are rigorous Standard Operating Procedures meticulously observed at all stages under the supervision of a Committee of eminent technical experts constituted way back in 2010.

The ECI thus is actively exploring legal action in the matter.

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