Question- On January 18th, 2018, the Election Commission announced the election program for the states of Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura. When will the counting of votes in all 3 states will be held?
(a) March 5, 2018
(b) March 3, 2018
(c) March 18 2018
(d) February 28 2018
- On January 18th, 2018, the Election Commission announced the program for elections in the North-Eastern states of Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya.
- 60 member’s Tripura assembly elections will be issued on January 24th, 2018.
- On 18th February, 2018 votes will be cast.
- While the notification for elections in Nagaland and Meghalaya with 60-member assembly will be issued on January 31, 2018.
- On 27th February, 2018 votes will be cast in both the states.
- The counting of votes will be counted on March 3rd, 2018 in all the three states.
- It is noteworthy that the term of the Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura assemblies ends on March 6, March 13, and March 14 respectively.
- The three assemblies have strength of 60-60 members.