Voting for the Jharkhand assembly election 2019's first phase will begin from 7 AM to 3 PM, today. Voters from the 13 constituencies of the state will exercise their voting rights and elect their representatives from 189 candidates in phase 1 of the assembly election, said the Election Commission of India.
Assembly elections for Jharkhand will be held in five phases from 30 November to 20 December 2019. Voting will be done to choose 81 members of the Jharkhand legislative assembly.
The polling dates for the Jharkhand assembly election 2019 are 30 November, 7 December, 12 December, 16 December and 20 December 2019. Results for the same will be announced on 23 December 2019.
A total of around 37,83,055 voters, which includes 1,981,699 male, 18,01,356 female and five third gender, will decide the fate of 189 candidates in phase 1 of Jharkhand assembly elections.
Voting will be held in -- Chatra, Gumla, Bishunpur, Lohardaga, Manika, Latehar, Panki, Daltonganj, Bishrampur, Chhatarpur, Hussainabad, Garhwa and Bhawanathpur constituencies of the state.
Here's how to watch live coverage on Aajtak, India Today on polling day:
India Today TV and Aaj Tak will be extensively covering the first phase of Jharkhand assembly election. Both, India Today TV and Aaj Tak will provide real-time coverage of the 2019 assembly election. They will also inform about all the political parties and politicians that are participating in the assembly election. They will also provide extensive coverage throughout the day with minute-by-minute updates and trends from the state.
Both India Today TV and Aaj Tak will be live streaming Jharkhand assembly election 2019. Additionally, both the TV channels will also be having a debate with expert panels, who will be analysing the live trends and discuss the impact these on the election results.