By-polls to RS seats in Kerala, UP on Aug 24

New Delhi: By-polls to two Rajya Sabha seats, one each in Uttar Pradesh and Kerala, will be held on August 24, the Election Commission announced on Thursday.

The by-polls were necessitated following the death of Beni Prasad Verma from UP and M.P Veerendra Kumar from Kerala.

While the term of Beni was till July, 2022, Veerendra Kumar's term was to end in April, 2022.

The notification for the by-polls will be issued on August 6 and the election will be held on August 24.

 

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