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EC extends ban on physical rallies and road shows till Jan 31

On January 15, the commission had extended the ban until January 22.

Paras Bisht Edited by: Paras Bisht @ParasBisht15
New Delhi Updated on: January 26, 2022 7:13 IST
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EC extends ban on physical rallies till Jan 31

Highlights

  • EC extended the ban on physical rallies and roadshows till Jan 31
  • Relaxations given for physical public meetings of parties or contesting candidates
  • Relaxations have been given for phase 1 from Jan 28 and for phase 2 from Feb 1

The Election Commission on Saturday extended the ban on physical rallies and roadshows till January 31, but gave relaxation for physical public meetings of parties or contesting candidates for phase 1 from January 28 and for phase 2 from February 1.

The commission has also enhanced the limit of people allowed for door-to-door campaign.

Instead of five, now 10 people, excluding security personnel, will be allowed for door-to door campaigns.

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