Gujrat election dates 2017

Gujrat election dates have been announced for the next state government formation in the state. Election commission made a couple of announcement including election budget for candidates. This election spending limit for each candidate contesting also limits over spending somehow.


Before 2019 election this is like a real test if people still believe PM Narendra Modi’s strategies to run nation since Gujrat is his home and he has also served as Chief Minister of Gujrat state for long time. If BJP comes out in flying colors this election can be directly related to his victory in 2019 because the elections is coming after two big economic decisions, “Demonetization and GST” respectively.

Total voters in Gujrat

There are around 4.33 crore total voters in Gujrat that will cast their vote in order to choose new government in the state.

Gujrat election dates

Polls will happen on December 9, 2017 and December 14, 2017. Vote counting will occur on December 18, 2017.

Election spending limit

Election commission has set election spending limit as 28 lacks per candidate for 2017 Gujrat elections. Therefore election spending limit is the maximum amount a candidate can spend for campaign and this includes all promotion medium.

VVPAT machine

You can also refer VVPAT machine as Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail. Verifiable Paper Record is a method of providing feedback to voters using a ballot less voting system as per Wikipedia. This machine gives an instant feedback to confirm that the voting is correct. Election commission is trying to bring more transparency in the system by using VVPAT machine. Due to this machine, objective is to run clean election.