Delhi Lok Sabha Election Date 2019: Check full schedule here
New Delhi : Delhi Election Dates 2019: The Election Commission of India on Sunday announced that 2019 Lok Sabha election dates will begin on April 11 and polling would be held over seven phases through 19 May 2019. The counting of votes will be held on May 23, Sunday.
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora is reading out the dates of the national elections and also the assembly elections in four states, bringing the Model Code of Conduct into force.
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As per the EC’s announcement on Sunday, political parties in Delhi are expected to file their nominations between March 19 and March 26. The last date for withdrawal of nominations will be March 29. Results will be announced on May 23 with counting of ballots set to take place on a single day.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Date in Delhi
The Indian general election, 2019 polls in Delhi for seven Lok Sabha seats will be held in a single phase on 12 May 2019.The Main political parties are Aam Aadmi Party, Bharatiya Janata Party and Indian National Congress.
LS Polls:Phase1 in 91constituencies in 20states,Phase2 in 97constituencies in 13 states,Phase3 in 115constituencies in 14states,Phase4 in 71constituencies in 9 states,Phase5 in 51constituencies in 7states,Phase6 in 59constituencies in 7states&Phase7 in 59constituencies in 8states pic.twitter.com/bHUBg5pEVr— ANI (@ANI) March 10, 2019
At the height of the Modi wave in 2014, the BJP got 46 per cent of votes in Delhi while the AAP, which was not in power then, received nearly 33 per cent. The Congress, despite having ruled Delhi for 15 long years, polled around 15 per cent and could not retain any seat.