Udupi Chikmagalur Lok Sabha Bye-election 2012
The bye-election for the Lok Sabha seat of Udipi Chikmagalur will be held on March 18, 2012. The Election Commission of India has issued the schedule of the bye-election on February 16, 2012.
The bye-election was necessitated by the resignation of Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda.
|Issue of Notification||February 22, 2012 (Wednesday)|
|Last date of making Nominations||February 29, 2012 (Wednesday)|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||March 1, 2012 (Thursday)|
|Last date of withdrawal of Candidatures||March 3, 2012 (Saturday)|
|Date of Poll||March 18, 2012 (Sunday)|
|Counting of Votes||March 21, 2012 (Wednesday)|
|Date before which election shall be completed||March 25, 2012 (Sunday)|
|Hours of Poll||08:00 am to 5:00 pm|