The Election Commission of India today announced the date for the elections to be held in five states. Along with Telangana, the elections will be held in four other states Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram, and Chattisgarh. The assembly elections will be held between November 7th to November 30th in these five states.
Coming to Telangana, the polls for the 119 assembly constituencies in the state will be held on November 30th. The election code will be implemented from today which means the government should not announce any new schemes in the state.
The notification for the assembly elections will be released on November 3rd. Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said that the elections in Telangana will be held in a single phase. The election results will be out on December 3rd.
The last date for submitting nominations for participating in the elections is November 10th and November 15th is the last date for withdrawals. The current ruling party BRS is keen to make it the third time in a row while Congress and BJP are thriving to come into power.