The Election Fee of India (EC) introduced dates for meeting elections in Goa on Saturday. The Goa Meeting election 2022 can be held on February 14. The counting of votes will happen on March 10.
HERE’S FULL SCHEDULE: GOA ASSEMBLY ELECTION 2022
PHASE 2: 40 meeting constituencies will vote
Challenge of notification: January 21
Final date of nomination: January 28
Scrutiny of nomination: January 29
Final date of withdrawal of candidature: January 31
Date of Ballot: February 14
Date of counting: March 10
The final meeting polls (in 2017) in Goa had been held in a single section, whereby the Congress received 17 of the 40 meeting constituencies whereas the BJP bagged 13, however misplaced out on forming the federal government to the saffron occasion.
This time, the Goa Meeting polls are more likely to get heated because the ruling BJP seems to retain energy in opposition to challenges from the Congress, and debutantes Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Aam Aadmi Social gathering (AAP).
The ruling BJP is combating the Goa elections below the management of Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. Congress has struck an alliance with the Goa Ahead Social gathering forward of the meeting elections.
The AAP has promised that if voted to energy, it can appoint a CM from the OBC neighborhood, whereas the Deputy CM can be a Christian. The TMC has nominated former Goa CM and occasion vp Luizinho Faleiro as its candidate for chief minister.
Moreover Goa, the EC has additionally declared ballot dates for 4 different states Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Manipur. A complete of 690 meeting constituencies will go to polls and 18.34 crore individuals will train their franchise.
The phrases of legislative assemblies of all 4 states are coming to an finish in Could and June. For 40-member Goa, the time period will finish on Could 31, the EC mentioned.
The EC is anticipated to implement a strict Covid-19 protocol because it broadcasts ballot dates amid a surge in coronavirus circumstances in India.
The choice to announce meeting election dates after political events mentioned they need polls to be held on time and the Union Well being Ministry briefed the EC on the Covid-19 state of affairs in poll-bound states.
All these constituencies in Goa will vote on February 14:
2 Pernem (SC)
13 St. Cruz
14 St. Andre
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