Bhopal H.S.). The date of assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh has been announced. Voting will be held in the state on November 17. Elections will be held on all 230 seats in a single phase and counting of votes will take place on December 3. With the announcement of election dates, the election code of conduct has come into force in the state.
The Election Commission of India on Monday announced the dates of assembly elections of five states including Madhya Pradesh. According to which, notification will be issued for the assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh on October 21 and with this the process of nomination will also start. Candidates contesting the elections will be able to file nomination till October 30.
Voting will be held at 64 thousand 523 polling stations
64 thousand 523 polling stations have been set up for the assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh. This time, 5 crore 60 lakh 60 thousand 925 voters will be able to exercise their franchise in the assembly elections in the state. Among these, male voters are 2 crore 88 lakh 25 thousand 607, female voters are 2 crore 72 lakh 33 thousand 945 and third gender are 1373. These include 22 lakh 36 thousand 564 first-time voters aged 18-19 years, who will cast their vote for the first time in the upcoming assembly elections, while the number of voters aged 80 or above is 6 lakh 53 thousand 640. There are 5124 voters who have crossed the age of 100 years.
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