Polling for MP, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram, Telangana to be held by Dec 15
Polls to Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana will be held by December 15. This was stated by CEC OP Rawat here on Saturday.
The poll code in these states would be enforced with immediate effect, he said.
Earlier, there was a controversy after the Election Commission postponed its scheduled press conference to announce the election dates.
The Congress alleged that the EC postponed the presser to facilitate PM Narendra Modi’s rally in Rajasthan. Whereas the commission denied the allegation as baseless.
Chhattisgarh Phase 1: Nov 12
Chhattisgarh Phase 2: Nov 20
MP and Mizoram: Nov 28
Rajasthan and Telangana: Dec 7
Date of counting: Dec 11