New Delhi: Elections have been announced in three states including Tripura. The Central Election Commissioner Rajeev Kumar has announced assembly elections in the states of Tripura, Meghalaya, and Nagaland. BJP-ruled Tripura will go to polls on February 16. Nagaland and Meghalaya will go to polls on February 27. Voting will be held at one time in all three places.
Along with this, the Election Commission has also announced the by-election for the Lok Sabha constituency in Lakshadweep. Counting of votes will be held at all places on March 2.
There are 62.8 lakh voters in all three states. Out of this 31.47 lakh are women voters. 1.76 lakh new voters will also have a decisive presence in deciding the fate of these three states. The term of the legislatures of these three states will end in March.