JP Nadda only candidate for Rajya Sabha elections from HP

Mar 05, 2018 17:05 | Poltics

Shimla: So far there is only one member for the nomiations for the Rajya Sabha seat from HP. 

The notification in this regard has been issued.

The Election Commission of India has today issued notification for the election of a Member to the Council of States by the elected members of H.P. Legislative Assembly.

According to the notification, the last date for filing nominations will be 12 March, 2018 and the nomination papers would be scrutinised on 13 March while the last date withdrawal of candidature has been fixed for 15 March. 2018.

The election, if necessary, would be held on 23 March, 2018 between 9 AM and 4 PM and the entire election processes will be completed by 26 March, 2018.

The Rajya Sabha seat from Himachal Pradesh is falling vacant on 2 April, 2018 on completion of term of Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda.