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Telangana Election Calendar: The 119-member Telangana legislative assembly will go to polls on November 30, 2023, the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced on Monday.

In the 2018 elections, the Congress came a distant second with 19 seats and a vote share of 28.7 per cent.  (Archive)
In the 2018 elections, the Congress came a distant second with 19 seats and a vote share of 28.7 per cent. (Archive)

The total voters in Telangana are more than 3 crore. More than 17 lakh voters were added to the state’s voting list.

Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said the Telangana elections will be held in a single phase.

The notification for Telangana assembly elections will be announced on November 3. Whereas the last date to file the nomination of a candidate will be November 10. Furthermore, the last date to withdraw the candidacy will be November 15.

The counting of votes will take place on December 3.

Notification issuance November 3, 2023
Last nomination date November 10, 2023
Nomination scrutiny November 13, 2023
Last date of withdrawal of candidacy November 15, 2023
survey date November 30, 2023
vote counting December 3, 2023

Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana will be held from November 7 to 30, the Election Commission said, setting the stage for elections that will serve as a precursor to the 2024 general elections.

The main contest in Telangana remains between the incumbent Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress. In 2018, BRS won 88 seats, making K Chandrashekar Rao the chief minister of the state.

In the 2018 Assembly elections, BRS polled a dominant vote share of 47.4 per cent. While the Congress came a distant second with 19 seats and a vote share of 28.7 per cent.

Facility for senior citizens to vote from home available for 2023 Assembly Elections

For the first time in Telangana, a facility will be available for all senior citizens aged 80 years and above to vote from the comfort of their home, India’s Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said on Thursday, adding that the facility will also be expanded to people with disabilities: those with more than 40 percent or more disability.

More than 31 million voters, including over 15 million women, have registered to exercise their right to vote in the upcoming assembly elections in the southern state, the election commission announced on Thursday. Speaking to reporters, Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar said a total of 811,000 new voters in the age group of 18-19 years have registered and will exercise their right to vote for the first time.

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