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RS polls on May 30 for 2 Assam seats

The EC said the notification for filling up the two Rajya Sabha seats from Assam falling vacant will be issued on May 13.

With Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s current Rajya Sabha term from Assam expiring on June 14,the Election Commission on Thursday announced biennial elections on May 30 to fill the seat falling vacant. The EC said the notification for filling up the two Rajya Sabha seats from Assam falling vacant will be issued on May 13. The scrutiny will be done on May 21 and the last date for withdrawal of nominations is May 23. The polls,if necessary,will be held on May 30,the EC said. Singh is set to get another term in Rajya Sabha.