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Election announced for 15 Legislative Council seats in three states, know on which day voting will be held

Pankaj Prasad
Election Commission
Election Commission

Elections are to be held on 15 seats of the Legislative Council in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Bihar.

Elections are to be held on 15 seats of the Legislative Council in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Bihar. The Election Commission has announced the election schedule for these seats of the Legislative Council. According to the schedule released by the commission, polling for 10 seats in the Legislative Council of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana will be held on March 23, while polling for five seats in Bihar will be held on March 31. Actually, the term of the Legislative Council members elected for these seats is going to end in March and May. 

His tenure in Andhra is being completed on March 29

Challa Bhagirath Reddy (vacant w.e.f. 02.11.2022), Nara Lokesh,Pothula Sunita, Bachula Arjunudu, Dokka Manikya Varaprasad Rao, Varaha Venkata Suryanarayana Raju Penumatsa, Gangula Prabhakar Reddy

His tenure in Telangana is ending on March 29

Eliminati Krishna Reddy, Gangadhar Goud Vallola,Naveen Kumar Kurmaiyagari

Election on these seats in Bihar

The tenure of Awadhesh Narayan Singh from Gaya graduate constituency, Sanjeev Shyam Singh from Gaya teacher's constituency and Sanjeev Kumar Singh from Koshi teacher's constituency is ending on May 8, 2023. Apart from this, due to the death of Kedar Nath Pandey from Saran teacher's constituency, this seat is vacant since October 24. His tenure was till 16 November 2026. The tenure of Sanjeev Shyam Singh from Gaya Teacher's constituency and Sanjeev Kumar Singh from Koshi Teacher's constituency is ending on May 8, 2023. Apart from this, due to the death of Kedar Nath Pandey from Saran teacher's constituency, this seat is vacant since October 24. His tenure was till 16 November 2026. The tenure of Sanjeev Shyam Singh from Gaya Teacher's constituency and Sanjeev Kumar Singh from Koshi Teacher's constituency is ending on May 8, 2023. Apart from this, due to the death of Kedar Nath Pandey from Saran teacher's constituency, this seat is vacant since October 24. His tenure was till 16 November 2026.

This is election program 

Voting in Andhra-Telangana on March 23, results on the same day

 Notification – March 6, 2023 (Monday)
Last date for nomination - 13 March 2023 (Monday)
Scrutiny of nomination papers - 14 March 2023 (Tuesday)
Last date for withdrawal of candidature - 16 March 2023 (Thursday)
Date of poll - 23 March 2023 (Thursday) Time of poll - 9 am to 4 pm
Counting of votes - 13 March 2023 (Thursday)
Election will be completed before this date - March 25, 2023 (Saturday)

Voting in Bihar on March 31, results on April 5

Notification – March 6, 2023 (Monday)
Last date for nomination - 13 March 2023 (Monday)
Scrutiny of nomination papers - 14 March 2023 (Tuesday)
Last date for withdrawal of candidature - 16 March 2023 (Thursday)
Date of poll - March 31, 2023 (Friday) Time of poll - 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Counting of votes - April 5, 2023 (Wednesday)
Election shall be completed before this date - 11 April 2023 (Tuesday)