The countdown for Assembly Election 2023 has begun as the polling dates for Mizoram and Chhattisgarh phase 1 is just two days away. The voting for 40 assembly constituencies in Mizoram and polling for 20 seats of the 90-member Chhattisgarh assembly of the first phase will be held on 7 November. The campaigning for Mizoram Assembly elections and the first phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls will come to an end today.
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