EC announces poll dates for 5 states
Chief Election Commissioner N Gopalaswami Today announced the dates for the Assembly elections in five states.
The two-phased polls in naxal-infected Chhattisgarh will be held on November 14 and 20 while elections will be held in Madhya Pradesh on November 25, Mizoram and Delhi on November 29 and Rajasthan on December 4. Counting of votes in all the states will be taken up on December 8.
The commission deferred a decision on polls in Jammu and Kashmir reportedly as it was still assessing the situation there.