Polling for Patkura assembly constituency in Odisha, which was adjourned following the death of BJD candidate, will be held on May 19. Also Read - Allahabad HC Dismisses Plea Challenging PM Modi's Election From Varanasi LS Seat
An EC notification said on Wednesday that the last date of filing of nomination is May 1, while scrutiny of the papers will be held on the following day. Also Read - Supreme Court Refuses to Allow Former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda to Contest Assembly Polls
The last date of withdrawal of candidature is May 4, the notification said. Also Read - Assembly Elections 2019: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha Names 15 More Candidates
The EC has fixed May 27 before which the election process should be completed.
Election to the Patkura assembly seat, under Kendrapara Lok Sabha constituency, was scheduled to be held in the fourth phase on April 29, but polling was adjourned following the death of BJD candidate Bed Prakash Agarwal on April 20.