Gujarat Assembly Election 2017 : Election Dates

The date for Gujarat assembly election 2017 has been announced. It will be a 2 phases election. The assembly election will be contested for all the 182 seats in the Gujarat Assembly. Counting for both phases will be on December 18, 2017

Here is the detailed Schedule for Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017:

Phase 1



Date of notification November 14, 2017
Last date for nomination filing November 21, 2017
Scrutiny of nominations November 22, 2017
Withdrawal of nominations November 24, 2017
Election Date December 09, 2017
Total Seats 89 Seats

Detailed List of Constituencies going to Poll in First Phase on December 9th

Phase 2

Date of notification November 20, 2017
Last date for nomination filing November 27, 2017
Scrutiny of nominations November 28, 2017
Withdrawal of nominations November 30, 2017
Election Date December 14, 2017
Total Seats 93 Seats

Detailed List of Constituencies going to Poll in Second Phase on December 14th

In Last Term, Elections were held in two phases, the first on 13 December and second on 17 December 2012. This year also the elections might take place in November-December 2017.

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This year election commission will add 3000 new polling booths to existing 45000 booths. The election commission will publish their electoral list once it is updated.

In the special enrollment drive conducted during September-October, 2016, the Election Commission received 9.67 lakh applications from first-time voters. These includes applications from 3,979 persons who are in the age group of 70-79 years and an additional 956 voters who are octogenarians (80-plus age group) and will be voting for the first time in the Gujarat assembly election 2017. The next big concern for political parties is missing name of voters from electoral list.Almost 14 lakh voters missed chance to vote in Mumbai BMC election due to nonappearance of their name in voter list publish by election commission.




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