The date of the Lok Sabha election can be announced today. The Election Commission will hold a press conference at 5 pm. The dates of Assembly elections in many states can also be announced along with Lok Sabha elections.
Election Commission has convened a press conference at 5 pm today. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora can address this press conference in Vigyan Bhawan. An interesting fact: The dates of the 2004 Lok Sabha elections were announced on a Sunday.
According to information received from sources, the elections will take place in 7-8 phases and like last elections, the first phase may begin on April 10. It is being speculated that in Uttar Pradesh, it will take 7-8 phases while elections in Bihar and West Bengal can be completed in 5-6 phases. Along with the Lok Sabha elections, some assembly elections may also be announced.
Like the last time, assembly elections in Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa can also be held. Election Commission can announce the dates of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. According to reports, the elections for Jammu and Kashmir assembly can be done after 15th May.
Earlier, former Chief Election Commissioner Dr. SY Quraishi has shared an interesting fact on Twitter. According to the data, there is a delay in the notification of the Election Commission this time.Dr. S. why.
According to Qureshi’s figures, in June 2004, the Lok Sabha term ended on June 30, 2014, on June 30, 2014. This time the Lok Sabha term ends on June 2. The elections were held in four phases between April 20 to May 10, 2004, between April 16 and May 13, five phases between 2009 and April 7 between April 7 and May 12, in nine phases.
The Congress has raised questions on delay in the announcement of the dates of Lok Sabha elections. Congress leader Ahmed Patel had alleged whether the Election Commission is waiting for the completion of PM Narendra Modi’s official programs to announce dates for the Lok Sabha elections.