CEC Sampath brushed aside demands that elections in flood-hit J&K be postponed. PTI File Photo
- Five-phase polls in J-K, Jharkhand from Nov 25 to Dec 20
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- New Delhi: Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases between November 25 and December 20 and counting of votes will take place on December 23, the Election Commission announced today. Polling in both states will take place on November 25, December 2, 9, 14 and 20, Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath said at a press conference here.