Assam Assembly Poll dates announced

Assam Assembly Poll dates announced

The much awaited schedule for the Assam Assembly Polls 2016 in West Bengal, Kerala, Assam, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry was announced on March 4.

In a press conference, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said, "Elections will be held in 824 assembly constituencies in the 5 states".

The terms of these five assemblies will end in April and May.

The Assam Assembly polls is bifurcated into two phases, the first phase poll on April 4 and the second phase poll on April 11.

The Model Code of Conduct will be enforced with immediate effect and the governments of the poll-bound states as well as the Centre would not be able to announce any new schemes or programmes that may influence the voters.

(Agencies)

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