UP Election 2017 Dates Phase-wise
Election Commission has announced the Election dates for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017. According to ECI Election will take place in 7 Phases starting from 11th Feb to 8th Mar 2017 and Counting will be happen on 11th Mar 2017. All dates for Election are 11th Feb, 15th, 19th, 23rd, 27th Feb, 4th Mar and 8th Mar last date of whole procedure should be completed will be 15th Mar 2017.
|Poll Event ||Phase-1 (73 Acs)||Phase-2 (67 ACs)||Phase-3 (69 Acs)||Phase-4 (53 Acs)||Phase-5 (52 ACs)||Phase-6 (49 Acs)||Phase-7 (40 ACs)|
|Date of Notification||17.01.2017 (TUE)||20.01.2017 (FRI)||24.01.2017 (TUE)||30.01.2017 (MON)||02.02.2017 (THU)||07.02.2017 (TUE)||09.02.2017 (THU)|
|Last Date of Making Nomination||24.01.2017 (TUE)||27.01.2017 (FRI)||31.01.2017 (TUE)||06.02.2017 (MON)||09.02.2017 (THU)||14.02.2017 (TUE)||16.02.2017 (THU)|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||25.01.2017 (WED)||30.01.2017 (MON)||01.02.2017 (WED)||07.02.2017 (TUE)||10.02.2017 (FRI)||16.02.2017 (THU)||17.02.2017 (FRI)|
|Withdrawal of Candidature||27.01.2017 (FRI)||01.02.2017 (WED)||03.02.2017 (FRI)||09.02.2017 (THU)||13.02.2017 (MON)||18.02.2017 (SAT)||20.02.2017 (MON)|
|Date of Poll||11.02.2017 (SAT)||15.02.2017 (WED)||19.02.2017 (SUN)||23.02.2017 (THU)||27.02.2017 (MON)||04.03.2017 (SAT)||08.03.2017 (WED)|
|Date of Counting ||11.03.2017 (SAT)|
|Date of Completion ||15.03.2017 (WED)|
First phase of UP Elections 2017
The voting came to an end at 5 Pm in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday. This marked the end of first phase of polling in 73 constituencies. The first phase saw a voting of 63% as per ECI, slightly better than last time. The 73 constituency spread in 15 districts of western UP went to poll in the first phase. Around 2.59 crore voters exercised their franchise to select their representative from among 839 candidates in Uttar Pradesh. Result would be declared on March 11. The polling was by and large peaceful, however, some incidents of malpractices were also reported by the Election Commission.
Opinion Poll on UP Vidhan Sabha Election 2017
In the latest opinion poll done by India Today-Axis at 12th Oct 2016, BJP is the major party who emerging in uttar pradesh with winning seats of 170-183 seats. But, still BJP is not getting majority to form a government. That's why, BJP will need to collaborate with another party to form a government. After BJP, BSP is the second party who is getting 115-124 seats left behind SP who is on 94-103 seats. The stage of INC in uttar pradesh is very critical as in this opinion poll INC is getting 8-12 seats only.
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|India Today-Axis||12-Oct-16||115-124||170-183||94-103||8-12 ||2-6|
Parties who are in UP Election 2017
|Party Name||Party Name|
|Bahujan Samaj Party||Ittehad-e-millait Council|
|Bharatiya Janta Party||Independent|
|Samajwadi Party||Nationalist Congress Party|
|Indian National Congress||Quami Ekta Dal|
|Rashtriya Lok Dal||Apna Dal|
Election in Uttar Pradesh (UP)
Uttar Pradesh is a state in northern India. There are more than 204.2 million populations (2012). In politics point of view, Uttar Pradesh is a big and major state for any political party to assemble their government.
There are 403 Assembly Consitituencies and 80 Lok Sabha Consitituencies. 80 Lok Sabha Consitituencies of Uttar Pradesh always decide a winning factor for any political party.
In last Assembly elections (2012), 4 Major parties (SP, BSP, BJP & INC) has been participated. Out of that, SP (Samajwadi Party) has got majority with winning of 224 Seats. Runner Up (Bahujan Samaj Party) has got 80 Seats. BJP & INC has got 47 and 28 Seats respectively. In 2012, Mr. Akhilesh Yadav has got first opportunity to become Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.
For Uttar Pradesh, Main election issues are poor law and order condition. As per the Caste religion demographics, majority voters are from Other OBCs, Muslims and Jatavs Dalits. These 3 categories covers around 55% votes in Uttar Pradesh
List of Political Parties in UP
|National Parties||State Parties|
|Bahujan Samaj Party [BSP]||Rashtriya Lok Dal [RLD]|
|Bharatiya Janata Party [BJP]||Samajwadi Party [SP]|
|Communist Party of India [CPI]|| |
|Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI(M)]|| |
|Indian National Congress [INC]|
UP Assembly Election Results
SP candidate list 2017 for Uttar Pradesh
BSP candidate list 2017 for Uttar Pradesh
Rashtriya Lok Dal candidate list 2017 Uttar Pradesh
NCP Uttar Pradesh candidate list 2017
BJP Uttar Pradesh Candidate list 2017
Congress Uttar Pradesh Candidate list 2017
Uttar Pradesh Election pre-poll Survey Results
List of Uttar Pradesh Assembly Constituency
Latest News Updates on UP Elecions 2017
- The revised electoral rolls could be published between January 5 to January 15.
- Election Commission of India is likely to announce the polling dates for Uttar Pradesh in January - india.com
- JD(U), RLD, BS-4 to ally in Uttar Pradesh polls after Mulayam scraps coalition offer - firstpost.com
- Rita Bahuguna Joshi resigns from UP Assembly, Congress; joins BJP - dailyexcelsior.com