The poll process for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh has begun, with the issuance of notification for the first phase. With this, the filing of nominations has commenced for 73 constituencies in western part of the state going to polls in this phase on the 11th of next month.
The last date of filing of nominations is the 24th of this month, while the withdrawal of candidature can be done till the 27th. The districts going to polls in the first phase include Shamli, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut, Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr, Aligarh, Agra and Kasganj. UP will have seven-phase polling between 11th of next month and 8th March.