EC announces Gujarat Assembly election dates; 2-phase poll on December 9 and 14
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EC announces Gujarat Assembly election dates; 2-phase poll on December 9 and 14


EC announces Gujarat Assembly election dates; 2-phase poll on December 9 and 14

Published on :25 Oct,2017 By :- UNT News Desk

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The Election Commission today announced the schedule for Gujarat Assembly elections.The two-phase poll will be held on December 9 and December 14 respectively.
With the announcement, the model code of conduct will come into force from today. This comes within a week of the poll panel declaring the poll schedule for Himachal Pradesh on October 12.
While Himachal Pradesh goes to polls in a single phase on November 9, elections in Gujarat may be held in two phases, starting from the first week of December.
The counting for Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections will be held on December 18. The counting for Gujarat Assembly elections may also be held along with those of Himachal Pradesh.

Here are the Live Updates:
  • Counting of both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh on December 18.
  •  Banks and FIU told to report suspicious transactions: AK Joti
  • Candidates will have to open new bank accounts for election spending: CEC AK Joti
  • Ceiling for poll expenses per candidate is Rs 28 lakh: AK Joti
  • Expenditure will be monitored by tax and excise dept. Also, will monitor flow of liquor too from outside: AK Joti
  • Model Code of Conduct comes into force in Gujarat with announcement of poll schedule: AK Joti
  • 102 all-women operation poll stations introduced: AK Joti
  •  All candidates have to file affidavits: AK Joti
  • Special drive to enroll left out voters launched: Joti
  • VVPAT will be present, height of voting compartment increase: AK Joti
  • EC begins briefing on poll schedule.
  • The announcement comes within a fortnight of declaring the poll schedule for Himachal Pradesh.
  • Election Commission to make announcement shortly.
  • We are in touch with AAP candidates who may join us. Talks with NCP also on: Vaghela
  • Vaghela's Jan Vikalp joins hands with All India Hindustan Congress Party that was launched in Jaipur last year.
  • Vaghela who launched outfit 'jan Vikalp' in run up to Guj assembly polls after quitting Congress to fight on tractor symbol.
  • Shankersinh Vaghela makes announcement that his Jan Vikalp Morcha will fight Gujarat polls on tractor symbol of All India Hindustan Congress.

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