Arrangements have been made for the second and final phase of the Chhattisgarh Assembly elections to be held in 72 seats of 19 districts on Tuesday amid tight security, with the deployment of over one lakh police personnel. In the first phase, polling was held in 18 seats of eight Naxal-affected districts on November 12. Polling will be held from 8 am to 5 pm in these seats of central and north Chhattisgarh where as many as 1,079 candidates. As many as 19,296 polling booths have been set up for the second phase.
Electioneering intensifies in poll bound states
Electioneering in top gear in poll bound states. Filing of nominations ends for assembly elections in Rajasthan and Telangana. BJP President Amit Shah addresses poll rally in Narsingpur Madhya Pradesh, slams Congress for spreading rumours, Chhattisgarh to vote for 72 seats on Tuesday.
Filing of nominations ends in Rajasthan & Telangana
Filing of nominations ended this evening for assembly elections in Rajasthan and Telangana. A large number of candidates from different political parties filed their nominations on the last day on Monday. The scrutiny of papers will be held on Tuesday. 22nd is the last date for withdrawal of candidature. Single phase polling for 200 assembly constituencies of Rajasthan and 119 constituencies of Telangana will take place on 7th December. Counting will be held on 11th December along with Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram.
Rajasthan polls : Ashok Gehlot files nomination from Sardarpura
Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot today filed his nomination from Sardarpura constituency for the upcoming Rajasthan Assembly Elections.