Bye Elections to the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh

There are two casual vacancies in the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh occurred due to reasons as mentioned below:

S.No. Name of Members Reason Date of vacancy Term Up to
Sh. Surendra Singh Nagar Resignation 02.08.2019 04.07.2022
Sh. Sanjay Seth Resignation 05.08.2019 04.07.2022


The Commission has decided to hold bye-elections to the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh to fill up the above said vacancies in accordance with the following schedule for each of the vacancies –


Sl.No. Events Dates and Days
1. Issue of Notifications 05th September, 2019 (Thursday)
2. Last Date of making nominations 12th September, 2019 ( Thursday)
3. Scrutiny of nominations 13th September, 2019 (Friday)
4. Last date for withdrawal of candidatures 16th September, 2019 (Monday)
5. Date of Poll 23rd September, 2019 (Monday)
6. Hours of Poll 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
7. Counting of Votes 23rd September, 2019 (Monday) at 5.00 p.m.
8. Date before which election shall be completed 25th September, 2019 (Wednesday)