Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath.
New Delhi: Assembly elections will be held in Delhi on February 7 and votes will be counted on February 10, the election commission has said.
The model code of conduct comes into effect immediately, the commission said. The Delhi assembly has 70 seats; the capital has 1.3 crore voters and about 11,000 polling stations.
Here are some of the political reactions
Appeal people of Delhi to vote for party that can fight corruption, not one which talks but doesn't work. Arvind Kejriwal has work to show and he has a vision.
Manish Sisodia, AAP Leader
We are prepared, BJP will win & the CM will be from our party.
Shahnawaz Hussain, BJP Leader
We are doing full preparations. At individual level, all the candidates are prepared.
Mahabal Mishra, Congress Leader
Welcome this decision; there has been no stable govt for nearly an year, this will be comeback of governance.
Sambit Patra, BJP Leader
Delhi has been waiting a long time, we are very confident we will win with majority.
Ashutosh, AAP Leader
Welcome this announcement, Congress is excited to form the Government again. Delhi Cantonment results validate the fact that Congress does not need support.
Randeep Surjewala, Congress Leader
Congress has received the verdict, don't think anything has changed for the Congress party. We hope people of Delhi will bless us.
Nalin Kohli, BJP Leader