EC to hold bye-election to Council of States from Rajasthan

ANI | Updated: Oct 24, 2017 22:22 IST

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 24 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) in a press note on Tuesday said it has decided to hold a bye-election to the Council of States from Rajasthan to fill the vacancy after the resignation of sitting member, M. Venkaiah Naidu.

The Vice-President resigned from the Council on August 10.

The term of the service in the office is up to July 4, 2022.

The notifications regarding the bye-election will be issued on October 30.

The polling will take place on November 16, while the counting will take place later in the day by 5:00 p.m. (ANI)