Organisation : Election Commission of India Chief Electoral Officer, CEO Rajasthan
Announcement : Schedule of General Assembly Election- 2023
Applicable State/UT : Rajasthan
Website : https://ceorajasthan.nic.in/
CEO Rajasthan Schedule of General Assembly Election
Date of Issue of Gazette Notification 30th October, 2023 (Monday)
Last Date of making nominations 6th November, 2023 (Monday)
Date for Scrutiny of Nominations 7th November, 2023 (Tuesday)
Last date for the withdrawal of candidatures 9th November, 2023 (Thursday)
Date of Poll 23rd November, 2023 (Thursday)
Date of Counting 3rd December, 2023 (Sunday)
Date before which election shall be completed 5th December, 2023 (Tuesday)
Related / Similar Election : ECI Schedule for Adjourned Poll in 03-Karanpur Legislative Assembly Constituency Rajasthan
Number of Seats for Rajasthan General Assembly Election
The term and strength along with seats reserved for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes of the Assembly Constituencies of Rajasthan as determined by the Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008, are as under:
Term of Assembly : 15th January, 2019 to 14th January, 2024
Total No. of AC Seats : 200
Reserved for SCs : 34
Reserved for STs : 25
Election Commission of India (hereinafter ECI) is committed to conduct free, fair, participative, accessible, inclusive and safe election to the Legislative Assemblies of Telangana before the cessation of their terms, in exercise of the authority and powers conferred upon under Article 324 read with Article 172 (1) of the Constitution of India and Section 15 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951.
Electoral Rolls in Rajasthan General Assembly Election
As per latest data of electoral roll, the number of electors in the State of Rajasthan is:
No. of General Electors : 5,25,38,655
No. of Service Voters : 1,41,890
Total No. of electors as per electoral rolls : 5,26,80,545
Number of enrolments of young electors who attained the age of 18 years between 1 st January, 2023 and 1 st Oct 2023 :
18-19 electors : 22,04,514
Number of Electors marked as PwD, Third Gender and Senior Citizen (80+), in the State of Rajasthan is:
Total PwD Electors : 5,60,990
Total Third Gender : 606
Total Senior Citizens (80+) : 11,78,285
The Commission, in order to maximise participation from all strata of society and improve the health of electoral roll has taken all possible efforts to:
I. Ensure maximum enrolment of vulnerable groups like PwDs, transgender and sex workers by collaborating with reputed CSOs. For example, engage with NACO (National AIDS control organisation) to ensure maximum enrolment of sex workers.
II. Remove Logical Errors, Demographic Similar Entries and Photo Similar Entries in the electoral roll after following proper field verification and Statutory processes.
III. Focus on the enrolment of young voters especially who attained the qualifying age on 1 st October, 2023.
IV. Rationalise Polling Stations with due diligence. Each and every polling station has been physically visited by Senior Officers and Shifting of polling stations in new and better infrastructure building has also been considered after following due procedures.
V. Other Government database like database of Social Welfare Department, SACO etc. for vulnerable groups of citizens, as benchmark, were considered for enhanced registration of these group.
VI. The Commission enforces the Assured Minimum Facilities along with accessibility friendly infrastructure for PWDs and senior citizens in the polling stations, CEOs/DEOs have been directed to create permanent infrastructure such as ramps at the polling stations.
VII. Polling Station Locations with three or more Polling Stations have been planned for separate entry and exit so as to avoid any untoward incidences related to any epidemic or public order. VIII. The Commission has encouraged the DEOs to use eco-friendly material and exhibit local culture and art to create Model Polling Stations. Each District should have at least one such Model Polling Station, as far as possible.
IX. List of 80+, PwDs etc. has been prepared and a communication of respect/recognition has also been sent to make them feel important part of society.
Download Full Details of Schedule of General Assembly Election Here : https://www.electionin.in/uploads/pdf2023/10254-ge.pdf