Nagaland Current Affairs Digest – January 2023
18 January 2023: Nagaland Assembly Election 2023 Date Announced – Nagaland goes to polls on 27th February 2023
The Election Commission of India announced the date for Nagaland Assembly election 2023.
Nagaland Assembly Elections 2023: on 27th February 2023
Vote counting on 2nd March 2023.
Term of Assembly: 13th March, 2018 To 12th March, 2023
Total assembly constituencies in Nagaland: 60 (59 constituencies are reserved for ST and 1 constituency is General)
The number of electors in the State of Nagaland is:
- No. of General Electors: 13,09,651
- No. of Service Voters: 7,983
- Total No. of electors as per electoral rolls: 13,17,634
Number of Electors marked as PwD, Third Gender and Senior Citizen (80+) in Nagaland:
- Total PwD Electors: 6,970
- Total Third Gender: 0
- Total Senior Citizens (80+) : 36,403
Number of Polling Stations in the State of Nagaland for Assembly Elections 2023: 2315, an increase of 5.51% as compared to the Number of Polling Stations during Nagaland Assembly Elections 2018: 2194
- Voting for assembly elections in Tripura to be held on February 16
- Voting for assembly elections in Nagaland & Meghalaya on February 27.
The results to be declared on March 2.
- Besides, on 27th February 2023, by-elections to one assembly constituency each in Arunachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and two assembly constituencies in Maharashtra will be held also.