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Lok Sabha Elections 2024 dates announced: Polls to be held from April 19 in 7 phases, result on June 4

Lok Sabha Election 2024 Date Live Updates: The 2024 parliamentary polls are being seen as a do or die battle for the opposition INDIA bloc. Last time the Lok Sabha polls were announced on March 10 and held in seven phases beginning April 11.

Edited By: Nivedita Dash @Nivedita0503 New Delhi Updated on: March 16, 2024 18:22 IST
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Lok Sabha elections will be held in seven phases beginning from April 19 and results will be announced on June 4, Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said on Saturday. The other phases will be on April 26, May 7, May 13, May 20, May 25 and June 1. Assembly elections in Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim will be held on April 19, and in Andhra Pradesh on May 13. Elections to Odisha assembly will be held in four phases on May 13, May 20, May 25 and June 1. Bypolls will also be held for 26 assembly constituencies, Kumar said at a press conference flanked by two new Election Commissioners Gyanesh Kumar and Sukhbir Singh Sandhu. The counting of votes will be held on June 4.Last time the Lok Sabha polls were announced on March 10 and held in seven phases beginning April 11. Votes were counted on May 23. Nearly 97 crore people are eligible to cast vote in the upcoming polls at over 12 lakh polling stations. In the last parliamentary polls, the BJP had won 303 seats while the Congress got 52 seats. It could not muster enough numbers to claim the position of Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha. ELECTION COVERAGE

 

Lok Sabha Election 2024 Dates Schedule

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  • 5:42 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    We talk about digital India but are stuck with the 7-phase process: Adhir

    Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said, "I hope the upcoming elections will be conducted fairly and without violence...We have been saying since starting that everyone should get equal rights, we demand this only... Elections can be conducted in 10 phases also if ECI wants but this shows that things have not changed, we are still stuck with the 7 phases process. We talk about digital India but are stuck with the 7-phase process... Also, it would have been a good thing if elections (Assembly) had been announced in J&K also, why are we waiting till September?..."

     

  • 4:48 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Elections are the biggest festival of democracy: JP Nadda

    BJP national president JP Nadda tweets, "I welcome the announcement of Lok Sabha elections 2024 by the Election Commission. Elections are the biggest festival of democracy. It is a medium to keep the country and the state moving on the path of development and good governance..."

  • 4:47 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    What kind of India do you want to leave behind to your children?: Shashi Tharoor

    Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said, " This is an election that will decide the future of India. What kind of India do you want to leave behind to your children? What kind of India do you want to live in? If BJP comes to power again, they have a vision of one language, one nation, one religion, one leader, one party and one election as well. That is going to be their approach whereas ours is, inclusion of celebrating diversity and pluralism and all the wonderful characteristics we in Kerala have got used to and love so much..."

     

  • 4:37 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    BJP-NDA is fully prepared to contest these elections: PM Modi

    The biggest festival of democracy has started. The Election Commission has announced the dates of 2024 Lok Sabha elections. BJP-NDA is fully prepared to contest these elections. On the basis of our track record of good governance and public service, we will go among the people. I have full confidence that we will get full affection and blessings of 140 crore family members and more than 96 crore voters for the third consecutive time.

     

  • 3:58 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 7

  • 3:58 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 6

  • 3:57 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 5

  • 3:57 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 4

  • 3:56 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 3

  • 3:55 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 2

  • 3:55 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Schedule for Phase 1

  • 3:53 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Election to be held in 7 phases, results on June 4

    Election to be held in 7 phases, results on June 4

  • 3:50 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    General Elections to sikkim Legislative Assembly

  • 3:50 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    General Elections to Andhra Pradesh

  • 3:47 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Bypolls to take place for 26 Assembly seats, announces CEC Rajiv Kumar.

    Bypolls to take place for 26 Assembly seats, announces CEC Rajiv Kumar.

  • 3:46 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Over 2,100 General, Police, and Expenditure Observers are being deployed for elections: CEC

    Over 2,100 General, Police, and Expenditure Observers are being deployed for elections. They are the eyes and ears of the Commission Overseeing the conduct of inducement and intimidation-free elections and a level playing field for all. Elections aim for key outcomes: enhanced citizen participation and zero violence. The Commission strives for reduced repolls, no inducements, clear campaigns, and curbing fake narratives. Ensuring a successful electoral process is a top priority: CEC.

  • 3:44 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    All stakeholders are called upon to maintain respectful discourse: CEC

    Engaging political parties constructively, the ECI has streamlined processes through the IEMS portal and action against defaulting RUPPs. All stakeholders are called upon to maintain respectful discourse, especially regarding PwDs and no use of children in political campaigning: CEC.

     

  • 3:41 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Urge parties to refrain from personal attacks and foul language: CEC

    Urge parties to refrain from personal attacks and foul language. No-go areas in speeches are defined to maintain civility.Let's not cross lines in our rivalry: CEC

  • 3:36 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Tackling misinformation in today's digital age is complex: CEC

    Tackling misinformation in today's digital age is complex. We have put certain measures in place to ensure misinformation is nipped in the bud. We're proactive in debunking fake news. Originators of fake news to be dealt with severely as per extant laws. Remember, "Verify Before You Amplify" is the mantra to combat fake news. Let's rely on authoritative sources to ensure accurate information prevails. Stay vigilant and help us maintain the integrity of the electoral process; CEC  

  • 3:34 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    ECI held extensive reviews with enforcement agencies.

    ECI held extensive reviews with enforcement agencies. Measures like ESMs portal, coordination btw agencies resulted in exponential increase seizures in last 11 elections. In the 2022-23 election cycle, cash seizure surged over 800% to Rs 3,400 crore in 11 states compared to five years ago. Enforcement agencies are directed to crackdown on illicit money, liquor, drugs, and freebies, staying vigilant against disruptive methods.

     

  • 3:26 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    4Ms: muscle, money, misinformation, and MCC violations

    The daunting challenges in conducting free and fair elections are four-fold, the 4Ms: muscle, money, misinformation, and MCC violations, says CEC Rajiv Kumar. ECI is committed and has put in place measures to deal with these disruptive challenges. 

     

  • 3:23 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Sustainable Elections!!

    ECI is sensitive to environmentally sustainable elections. Making efforts to minimise single use plastic and encourage eco-friendly practices in the election process.

  • 3:22 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Home voting facility is available to 85+

  • 3:19 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Our Young Voters! Future of democracy

    With 4 enrolment dates, we have 1.8cr 1st-time voters and 19.74 cr young voters in 20-29 age group. Collaborations with icons like Sachin Tendulkar & Rajkummar Rao, social media campaigns & radio engagement aim to enhance youth participation.

  • 3:18 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Over 85 lakh 1st-time women voters will participate in this year's election: CEC

    Growing gender ratio in electoral rolls is a testament to women celebrating their right to vote. Efforts have brought women into the process,with 12 States/UTs boasting an elector gender ratio over 1000. Over 85 lakh 1st-time women voters  will participate in this year's election

     

  • 3:16 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    ECI follows strict SOPs in electoral roll preparation, leaving no voter behind: CEC

    ECI follows strict SOPs in electoral roll preparation, leaving no voter behind. Our commitment to transparency includes regular consultations with political parties and full disclosure on our website. Grievance redressal is prioritised at every stage.

  • 3:15 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    ER updation process is rigorous, transparent & participative process: CEC

  • 3:12 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    1.80 crore are first-time voters in the Lok Sabha Election 2024

    1.80 crore are first-time voters in the Lok Sabha Election 2024: Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar adding 49.70 crore are male voters and 47.10 crore are female voters.

     

  • 3:12 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    A mammoth exercise in democracy which is world’s largest electoral movement of man and material: CEC

    India gets ready for celebration of democracy with 97 Cr voters, 1.5 Cr polling officials & 10.5 lakh polling stations. A mammoth exercise in democracy which is world’s largest electoral movement of man and material. Over 55 lakh EVMs to be deployed for 2024 elections.

  • 3:10 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    97 crore voters and over 10.5 lakh polling stations

    We have more than 97 crore voters and over 10.5 lakh polling stations and 55 lakh EVMs: Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar.

  • 3:10 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    CEC Kumar emphasises every election as a sacred responsibility entrusted by Constitution which ECI takes up with humility and diligence

    CEC Kumar emphasises every election as a sacred responsibility entrusted by Constitution which ECI takes up with humility and diligence, leaving no room for complacency. Commitment to fair and transparent elections remains steadfast.

  • 3:09 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    General Elections 2024, a historic opportunity: Rajiv Kumar

    CEC refers to GE 2024, a historic opportunity when Indians will together express their will once again. Promises to deliver a national election that will remain a beckon for electoral democracies across the world. 

     

  • 3:05 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar begins the presser

    I request all the voters to get 'inked', says Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar. He adds, 'It is our promise to deliver a national election that will add to our global shine.'

  • 3:04 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    EC begins presser

    CEC Rajiv Kumar along with ECs Gyanesh Kumar and Dr. Sandhu addresses a pc on the announcement of schedule for GE2024 to Lok Sabha & State Assemblies.

     

  • 2:59 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Congress bagged 8 seats in 2019

    Punjab Lok Sabha Election Results 2019:
    Total Seats: 13

    Congress: 08
    SAD: 02
    BJP: 02
    AAP: 01

  • 2:54 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    It was BJP blooming in Delhi and Haryana in 2019

    Haryana Lok Sabha Election Results 2019:
    Total Seats: 10

    BJP: 10
    Congress: 00
    INLD: 00

    Delhi Lok Sabha Election Results 2019:
    Total Seats: 07

    BJP: 07
    Congress: 00
    AAP: 00

  • 2:53 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    What was election outcome in 2019 in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand?

    Himachal Pradesh Lok Sabha Election Results 2019:
    Total Seats: 04

    BJP: 04
    Congress: 00

     

    Uttarakhand Lok Sabha Election Results 2019:
    Total Seats: 05

    BJP: 05
    Congress: 00

  • 2:49 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar leaves from ECI

  • 1:15 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Besides the general elections, four states will also go for Assembly polls

    Besides the general elections, four states including Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh will also go for Assembly polls.

  • 1:08 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    CEC Rajiv Kumar will address Press Conference with newly-appointed Gyanesh Kumar and Sukhbir Singh Sandhu

    CEC Rajiv Kumar will address the Press Conference on General Elections 2024 together with EC's Gyanesh Kumar and Sukhbir Singh Sandhu 

  • 12:52 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    CEC Rajiv Kumar calls today as 'important day'

  • 12:20 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    In 2019 Lok Sabha polls dates were announced on March 10

    Last time in 2019 the Lok Sabha polls were announced on March 10 and held in seven phases beginning April 11. Votes were counted on May 23. 

  • 12:19 PM (IST) Posted by Nivedita Dash

    Election Commission to announce Lok Sabha election dates today

    The Election Commission is expected to announce the schedule for the Lok Sabha polls today (Saturday). 

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