Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election date likely to be declared by EC today. As per the reports of the press conference, the Election commission is all set to release the Gujarat elections and Himachal Pradesh elections date on Thursday, today at 4 pm. The tenure of Gujarat Assembly to end on 22nd January 2018. Last week, the Congress has announced the Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh as the party’s chief ministerial candidate for the Himachal Pradesh elections. There are around 68 seats that governed by the Congress in Himachal Pradesh. And the Congress face Virbhadra is the person who served six times as CM but was also investigates on the corruption charges by the CBI.
These elections of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh may mark anti-incumbency factor. If we talk about the Gujarat elections, then there are around 182 seats in the house which presently comprised of 118 BJP MLA’s, 42 Congress, 2 from NCP and one from JD(U). And BJP is campaigning against the corruption as the Congress has announced the Virbhadra for the CM face of Himachal Pradesh who have some corruption charges on the head. However, it is reported that JP Nadda to be the Himachal Pradesh CM face of BJP.
As per the reports, the Gujarat polls likely to be held in December. While Himachal Pradesh likely to be held in November. According to sources, the Gujarat polls are likely to be conducted in two phases while Himachal elections in one phase.