Gujarat Election Dates Highlights: Voting in two phases on Dec 1 and 5; results on 8
Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar addresses a press conference on the schedule of the Gujarat Assembly polls in the presence of the Election Commissioner Anup Chandra Pandey at the Akashvani Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday. Of the 182 seats in the legislative Assembly, 89 will go to polls in the first phase and 93 in the second. There are over 4.9 crore electors eligible to vote this year. The term of the Gujarat Assembly ends on February 18, 2023. In the last election in 2017, the BJP won 99 seats, while the Congress won 77, winning 49.05 per cent and 42.97 per cent of the votes, respectively.