Himachal Pradesh Exit Polls are banned. This time the competition between BJP and Congress is very tough. The Exit Poll of Himachal pradesh is going to be interesting. Himachal Pradesh Exit Polls will be updated when ban on it will be removed. HP Exit polls are going to be very interesting.
The Election Commission on 7th- Nov-2017 barred exit polls related to Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly elections starting 8 am on November 9 till 6 pm on December 14.
Invoking its powers under Section 126A of the Representation of People Act, 1951, the poll panel has barred exit poll in connection with the two state assembly elections between the notified period.
Voting in Himachal Pradesh is scheduled to be held in a single phase on November 9 while in Gujarat, voting will be held in two phases on December 9 and 14.
Noting that there have been instances of violations of rules by some television channels in their panel discussions, debates and other news and current affairs programmes, the poll panel warned that violation of Section 126 is “punishable with imprisonment up to two years, or with fine or both”.
Himachal Vidhan Sabha Elections 2017 for the 68 constituencies was held on 9-Nov-2017. There were 7,521 polling booths in Himachal Pradesh, of which 136 (two each in the 68 constituencies) would only have women officials. Counting of votes will take place on December 18, the same day as Gujarat elections. Himachal Pradesh Exit Polls are updating regularly here as per latest information.
Exit poll results for Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat Assembly elections cannot be made public before 14 December evening. So there will be no Exit Poll till ban on it is removed.