In 2014 Lok Sabha elections, SAD won four out of the 10 seats it contested, while the BJP won two out of the three.
The decision not to hold assembly elections drew a stinging reaction from National Conferenceleader and former chief Omar Abdullah who cited Union home minister Rajnath Singh's assurance that security forces would be provided for the elections and pointed out that for the first time since 1996 assembly elections were not being held.in the state. The dates are April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19.
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The Election Commission (EC) is set to announce on Sunday schedule for the high-voltage Lok Sabha elections, which is likely to be spread over seven to eight phases in April-May.
Lok Sabha polls in Assam will be held in 3 Phases. However, elections for the Jammu and Kashmir assembly, which was dissolved after the ruling coalition between the BJP and the PDP fell apart, will not be held along with the Lok Sabha polls. The poll panel is bound to hold fresh elections in a state within six months of the dissolution of its Assembly.
Once the election dates are announced, the model code of conduct will immediately come into effect.
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Asked whether the government did not assure adequate security for simultaneous polls in Jammu and Kashmir, Arora did not said, "The Election Commission can not disregard the recent developments...." "What happened to @rajnathsingh's assurance to Lok Sabha & Rajya Sabha as well as to the all party meeting recently in Delhi that all forces would be made available for simultaneous polls?", Omar said in one tweet. The announcement over the dates for general election "could happen over the weekend or at most by Tuesday", a senior functionary of the poll body told the news agency.
The other state assemblies and Lok Sabha have five-year terms. The last date for filing of nominations is March 25.
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