Now there are 1,565 candidates still remaining which includes 1,403 male and 162 woman candidates.
The OIPA sought confiscation of the elephant besides asking the government to cancel ownership of male elephants.
The ‘edutainment’ kit includes a video game called “Get Set Vote”.
335 candidates file papers on last day; actual number who choose to remain in poll fray to be known by Oct 1 – last date of withdrawal of names
Teachers’ bodies will also urge EC to exempt those aged over 50 years from election duty.
The campaign was initiated from the day the model code of conduct was announced on September 12.
Chavan had failed to account for expenses of over Rs 16,000 spent on some of election advertisements, thereby violating the provisions of the law.
70-member Delhi assembly, BJP won 31 seats in the assembly elections held in December last year.
EC of India shall address a press conference at 4:30 PM on Friday to announce election schedule for state assemblies.
The EC also directed the Uttar Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer to ensure that an FIR is filed against Adityanath.
The poll body in its order also cautioned the BJP leader to be careful in his future public utterances.
The district has 70 lakh voters and 27,050 first-time registrations.
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It also questioned as to why the Centre has referred the issue to the Law Commission when the EC, the expert body on the matter, had already taken a view.
“We should not connect the natural disaster and tragedy with either elections or politics,” said Rajnath.