Lok Sabha Election 2019 Date in West Bengal; Check full schedule here
New Delhi : West Bengal Lok Sabha Election Dates 2019: The Election Commission has announced on Sunday evening the schedule for the much awaited 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The poll panel has called a press conference at the more spacious Vigyan Bhavan at 5 p.m.
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.
The 2019 Lok Sabha elections will be held between April 11 and May 19 in seven phases, said the Elections Commission on Sunday. The counting of votes will be held on May 23.
As per the EC’s announcement on Sunday, political parties in West Bengal 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 Dates in West Bengal
The Lok Sabha Election 2019 in West Bengal State for 42 Lok Sabha seats will be held in seven phases on 11, 18, 23, 29 April and 6, 12, 19 May 2019. The major contenders in the state is the Congress, TMC and BJP.
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