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Lok Sabha Election 2024: State-Wise Seats To Voter ID Registration | Some FAQs Answered

Lok Sabha Election 2024: With curiosity increasing over the dates for the Lok Sabha elections due this year, sources indicate that the Election Commission of India’s (ECI) top brass is heading to states for final checks and is likely to announce the poll schedule after March 9.

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-The Lok Sabha Elections 2024 are due this year and political developments are already taking place back-to-back in the run up to the same, with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government targeting a 400-mark this time and the Opposition bloc 'INDIA' hoping to stay together to take on the saffron party.

With curiousity increasing over the dates for the Lok Sabha elections due this year, sources indicate that the Election Commission of India’s (ECI) top brass is heading to states for final checks and is likely to announce the poll schedule after March 9.

As we approach the election season, we answer a few frequently asked queries over the Lok Sabha polls below:

Lok Sabha Seats In India State-Wise

The entire country has been divided into 543 Parliamentary Constituencies, each one of which elects one member. The members of the Lok Sabha are elected directly by the eligible voters during the Lok Sabha elections which take place every five years. The President of India can nominate a maximum of two members as representatives of the Anglo-Indian community. Some seats are reserved in Lok Sabha for the members of the Schedule Castes and Scheduled Tribes.

As per the order issued by the Delimitation Commission in 2008 , 412 are general, 84 seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes and 47 seats for the Scheduled Tribes. Earlier it was 79 and 41 for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes respectively.

S.NO. HOUSE/STATE and Uts FROM TO LOKSABHA SEAT ASSEMBLY SEAT RAJYA SABHA SEAT
1 ANDHRA PRADESH 12.06.2019 11.06.2024 25 175 11
2 ARUNACHAL PRADESH 03.06.2019 02.06.2024 2 60 1
3 ASSAM 21.05.2021 20.05.2026 14 126 7
4 BIHAR 23.11.2020 22.11.2025 40 243 16
5 CHHATISGARH 04.01.2019 03.01.2024 11 90 5
6 GOA 15.03.2022 14.03.2027 2 40 1
7 GUJARAT 20.12.2022 19.12.2027 26 182 11
8 HARYANA 04.11.2019 03.11.2024 10 90 5
9 HIMACHAL PRADESH 04.01.2023 03.01.2028 4 68 3
10 JHARKHAND 06.01.2020 05.01.2025 14 81 6
11 KARNATAKA 25.05.2018 24.05.2023 28 224 12
12 KERALA 24.05.2021 23.05.2026 20 140 9
13 MADHYA PRADESH 07.01.2019 06.01.2024 29 230 11
14 MAHARASHTRA 27.11.2019 26.11.2024 48 288 19
15 MANIPUR 14.03.2022 13.03.2027 2 60 1
16 MEGHALAYA 06.03.2023 05.03.2028 2 60 1
17 MIZORAM 18.12.2018 17.12.2023 1 40 1
18 NAGALAND 20.03.2023 19.03.2028 1 60 1
19 NCT DELHI 24.02.2020 23.02.2025 7 70 3
20 ODISHA 25.06.2019 24.06.2024 21 147 10
21 PUDUCHERRY 16.06.2021 15.06.2026 1 30 1
22 PUNJAB 17.03.2022 16.03.2027 13 117 7
23 RAJASTHAN 15.01.2019 14.01.2024 25 200 10
24 SIKKIM 03.06.2019 02.06.2024 1 32 1
25 TAMIL NADU 11.05.2021 10.05.2026 39 234 18
26 TELANGANA 17.01.2019 16.01.2024 17 119 7
27 TRIPURA 24.03.2023 23.03.2028 2 60 1
28 UTTAR PRADESH 23.05.2022 22.05.2027 80 403 31
29 UTTARAKHAND 29.03.2022 28.03.2027 5 70 3
30 UT OF JAMMU & KASHMIR -- -- 5 90 4
31 WEST BENGAL 08.05.2021 07.05.2026 42 294 16
One seat each for UTs of ANI, CH, DNH, DD, LKD and Ladakh 6
Nominated Members in Rajya Sabha 12
Nominated Members in Lok Sabha 2
Total Lok Sabha Seats *545 Total Assembly Seats4123 Total Rajya Sabha Seats 245**

When is Lok Sabha Election 2024

Sources indicate that the Election Commission of India’s (ECI) top brass is heading to states for final checks and is likely to announce the poll schedule after March 9.

The Lok Sabha or general elections to elect the members of the 18th Lok Sabha in India are expected to take place in April and May.

As part of preparations for Lok Sabha elections 2024 and simultaneous assembly polls in a, a team of officials from ECI is undertaking back-to-back visits to states, a news18.com report mentioned.

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As per sources cited in the report, ECI representatives will be meeting government officials between March 8 and 9 to ask about the Jammu and Kashmir security situation and the availability of forces.

Election Commission of India Voter ID

Those who have turned 18 are eligible to vote in elections. An eligible person can enroll themselves as voters and subsequently get their Voter IDs by following the procedure mentioned here.

One can vote only if their name appears in the Voter List (also known as Electoral Roll).

How Do I Register To Vote Online?

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