Politicians across parties are beginning to gear up for the battle for elections to five state assembly elections scheduled later this year. Along with elections to five state Assemblies, by-elections to three Karnataka Lok Sabha are scheduled on November 3.
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) OP Rawat said Telangana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram and Chhattisgarh Assembly elections will be completed before December 15. As per the schedule, counting of votes will be conducted on December 11.
By aligning with Chhattisgarh Janata Dal (CJD) of Ajit Jogi, the BSP leader is testing the political waters in State for the first time. It may give her dividends as her alliance with Janata Dal (S) in Karnataka demonstrated
The Election Commission is currently putting last touches to its plans to conduct peaceful elections to the States, free of technical glitches that were witnessed during the three Lok Sabha by-elections in Uttar Pradesh.
Twitter warriors, Facebook champions and analysis fanatics have begun to emerge out of woodworks to claim their place in the political sun as the countdown for the great festival of Indian democracy gets into motion.