Published On: Oct 7, 2018 3:00 AM IST

Breaking : Date fixed for Telangana elections

The much talked about early elections in Telangana finally have an official date. The Chief Election Comissioner of India Om Prakash Rawat has announced that Telangana will go to polls on the 7th of December.

He declared that the EC will submit the final electoral roll of Telangana state on 12th October as opposed to its earlier date of 8th October. It will be submitted to the state High court first and then released to the public.

Telangana’s 119 Constituencies will go into polls along with the Rajasthan state in single phase on December 7th. The counting in all five states going in for early elections- MP, Rajasthan, Telangana, Mizoram and Chandigarh will be held on the 11th of December 2018.