Bypolls to two Rajya Sabha seats from Haryana, which fell vacant following resignation of sitting MPs, will be held on December 5, the Election Commission announced on Friday.
Polling for four Rajya Sabha seats in Karnataka and one each in Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram will be held next month as BJP looks to shore up its strength in the upper house for smooth passage of bills.
The process of biennial polls for filling up 58 Rajya Sabha seats from 15 states was on Monday set into motion with the issue of notification.
The Election Commission on Saturday announced the schedule for biennial polls to 58 Rajya Sabha seats from 15 states.
Three candidates are in the
fray for the two Rajya Sabha seats from Assam whose term
expires this month, elections to which are scheduled on March
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