General elections from April 11 till May 19

Election Commission of India announced today the conduct of Lok Sabha election that will be held in 7 phases. The CEC Sunil Arora said that the Model Code of Conduct has come into force with the announcement of the dates for the elections to 17th Lok Sabha. The elections will start on April 11 and continue till May 19. The counting will be held on May 23. The EC also said that the number of voters this time around will be 90 crores