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Bypoll to Rajya Sabha seat vacated by Venkaiah Naidu on November 16: Election Commission

A statement issued by the commission said the notification for the bypoll will be issued on October 30 and November 6 will be the last date of filing nominations.

Published: 24th October 2017 07:58 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th October 2017 11:06 PM   |  A+A-

Election Commission of India premises (File | PTI)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: The bypoll to the Rajya Sabha seat vacated by M Venkaiah Naidu on becoming the vice president will be held on November 16, the Election Commission said today.

Naidu was a member of the upper house from Rajasthan. He had resigned as Rajya Sabha member on August 10 while his term was to end on July 4, 2022.

A statement issued by the commission said the notification for the bypoll will be issued on October 30 and November 6 will be the last date of filing nominations.



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