New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Elections to the 126-member Assam assembly will be held in two phases on April 4 and 11, the Election Commission said on Friday.
"In the first phase, voting will be held in 65 constituencies and remaining 61 constituencies in the second phase," Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Nasim Zaidi said here.
OTHER POLL-BOUND STATES: Assembly elections in West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry will be held in April and May, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi announced on Friday.
West Bengal will see balloting on seven dates despite a six-phase election: April 4, 11, 17, 21, 25 and 30 and May 5.
In contrast, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry will see election on a single day: May 16.
Votes polled in all five states will be counted on May 19, Zaidi told the media.