Chandigarh, March 11
The notification for the May 12 Lok Sabha in Haryana will be issued on April 16 and the last date for filing nomination papers will be April 23.
Joint Chief Electoral Officer Inder Jeet said the documents would be scrutinised on April 24 and the last date for withdrawal of nomination papers would be April 26. The counting of votes would be held on May 23.
He said the photo electoral rolls prepared on the basis of January 1, 2019, as qualifying date and published on January 31, along with the supplements prepared under continuous updation thereafter will be used.
“Currently, there are 19, 425 polling stations in the state, including 5,494 in urban and 13,931 in rural areas,” he said. He said electronic voting machines (EVMs) with VVPATs will be used in all polling stations in the state. — TNS