Bhubaneswar: The last date for filing of nominations for the first phase of Assembly and Lok Sabha elections will end on Monday, as announced earlier by the Election Commission of India (ECI).
Verification of nomination papers will take place on March 26 and candidates can withdraw their nominations by March 27. Nominations for the first phase of polls began on March 18.
As announced by the ECI, elections will be held in 20 states and Union Territories for 91 Lok Sabha seats in the first phase on April 11. Elections to four Lok Sabha and 28 Assembly seats in Odisha will take place that day.