Himachal Pradesh Election Dates 2017 Schedule Updates HP Assembly election Phase Dates Results Voting Announced
The Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly election, 2012 was held in Himachal Pradesh, India in 2012 after the five-year term of the incumbent state legislature and government expired following the assembly elections of 2007. The election chose 68 MLAs to the Vidhan Sabha. The Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly election, 2017 will be held in late 2017, to elect the 68 members of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly, as the term of current Legislative Assembly ends on 7 January 2018.
The Election Commission of India on Thursday said that elections will be held on November 9 and counting will be done on December 18.
Himachal Pradesh Assembly Polls 2017 dates to be announced today by Election Commission at 4 pm. (Probably December 2017 Dates Expected)
- The model code of conduct will come into force with immediate effect after the poll dates are announced.
- EC might announce December dates for elections to both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assemblies.
- The Commission has said that VVPAT machines will be used in both the states.
- VVPAT machines allow voters to verify if their vote has gone to the intended candidate in the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM).
- The Election Commission of India today reviewed the preparation of upcoming Assembly election in Himachal Pradesh during a high-level meeting held today and declared to come up with the election scheduled soon using Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) system in the election.
- After the meeting held with Deputy Commissioners, Additional Deputy, Commissioners and Magistrates and Superintendent of Police at hotel Peterhof today Senior Deputy Commissioner of ECI Mr Umesh Sinha, and Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Saxena addressed media persons. He said that state officer trained for the Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) system software in this workshop and meeting by six officers of election commissions and IT experts.
HP 2012 Assembly Results
|Indian National Congress (INC)||36|
|Himachal Lokhit Party (HLP)||1|
|Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)||26|
|HP 2007 Assembly Results|
|Indian National Congress (INC)||23|
|Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP)||1|
|Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)||41|