The Election Commission of India is busy making the arrangements for the coming general election. The ECI has been indicating that it will announce the schedule in the first week of March. It’s all likely that the Lok Sabha elections will be held in 9 phases all over India and election code of conduct may come into force between March 4 and 8.
With the elections not too far away, the Election Commission is busy finalizing all major decisions with regard to the conduct of elections. By the end of February, all important changes in election procedure will have to be informed to the political parties.