HP Assembly Elections Notification Nominations Schedule 2017

HP Assembly Elections 2017

HP Assembly Elections 2017/Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017 Schedule is released. HP Vidhan Sabha Chunav/Himachal Assembly Elections Notification 2017 will soon be released. HP Assembly Elections Nominations will be filed from 16th October 2017. Assembly Elections in HP/Himachal Pradesh will be conducted on the 9th November 2017. CEO, HP/Himachal Pradesh has released HP Assembly Elections Notification 2017. HP Assembly Election Results will be declared on the 18th December 2017.

HP Assembly Elections 2017/HP Vidhan Sabha Chunav will be conducted for 68 assembly constituencies in a single phase. Chief Electoral Officer/CEO HP will release HP Assembly Elections Notification 2017. Election Commission of India has recently released Assembly Election Schedule for Himachal Pradesh and will soon release Gujarat Assembly elections schedule. HP Assembly Elections 2017 Schedule is as follows.

HP Assembly Elections 2017 Schedule
HP Assembly Polls Dates
Date of Notifications 16.10.2017
Last Date for Making Nominations 23.10.2017
Scrutiny of Nominations 24.10.2017
Withdrawal of Candidature 26.10.2017
Date of Poll 09.11.2017
Date of Counting 18.12.2017
Date Before Election Completes 20.12.2017

Polling will be held for all 68 Assembly Constituencies on the 9th November 2017. BJP and Congress are the main political parties in HP. HP Assembly Election Nominations will be filed from 16th October 2017. Identification of the voters at the polling booth at the time of poll shall be mandatory. Voter Assistance Booths shall be set up for every polling station location, having a team of BLO/officials with the objective of facilitating the voter to locate his/her polling booth number and serial number of that voter in the electoral roll of that concerned polling booth.

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017

HP Assembly Elections Notification Nominations Schedule 2017Last election was held in the year 2012 in HP. Indian National Congress party has won 36 seats out of 68 and formed the Government in HP. This year Congress party will face tough competition from other political parties such as BJP. The terms of the Legislative Assembly of HP expiring on 7th January 2018. In Himachal Pradesh, 17 assembly constituencies are reserved for SC and 03 assembly constituencies are reserved for ST. There are 49,05,677 registered voters in Himachal Pradesh. Final electoral rolls of all these voters is scheduled to be released on the 15th September 2017 for HP Assembly Elections 2017/Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017.

VVPATs (Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail) will be used along with EVMs in all the 68 Assembly Constituencies of poll going state of Himachal Pradesh to enhance the transparency and credibility of the election. In order to facilitate the electors in identifying the candidates, the Commission has prescribed an additional measure by way of adding provision for printing the photograph of candidate also on the ballot to be displayed on the EVM (Ballot Unit) and on Postal Ballot Papers.

Photo Electoral Rolls will be used during HP General Elections 2017/HP Vidhan Sabha Chunav 2017. About 7479 polling stations will be established for the smooth conduct of HP Assembly Elections 2017. In 2012, a total of 7252 polling stations were established.  Total 136 Women managed Polling Stations will be setup in Himachal Pradesh. HP Assembly Elections 2017 will be conducted at all polling stations using EVMs. The Model Code of Conduct has already been came into effect.

Assembly Elections 2016-2017
Sl.No. Assembly Elections MLC Elections
1 Goa Uttar Pradesh
2 Manipur Telangana
3 Punjab Maharashtra
4 Uttarakhand Karnataka
5 Uttar Pradesh AP
6 Tamilnadu
7 Kerala
8 West Bengal
9 Bihar

Download ECI Notification for more information about HP Vidhan Sabha Chunav 2017/HP Assembly Elections 2017 Nominations, Schedule, Notification.

CEO, Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Assembly Election Notification

HP Assembly Election Schedule 2017