Election Commission Announces Poll Schedule For Tripura, Meghalaya And Nagaland

| January 18 , 2018 , 14:08 IST

Elections Commission of India on Thursday announced the schedule for legislative elections in the states of Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland.

Polling for all 60 seats of Tripura will take place on 18th February while Meghalaya and Nagaland will go to polls on 27 February.

Counting for all three states will take place on March 3. EVM and VVPAT will be used in all three seats as per ECI.

Addressing the media Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti said, “Model code of conduct comes into force now in all three states of Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland.”

The terms of all the three state legislative assemblies are ending in March 2018.