GUWAHATI: The Election Commission of India on Tuesday announced the date for the election of two Rajya Sabha seats in Assam. As per the notification issued by the EC, the election will be held on June 7. The elections will be notified on May 21. The last day of filing nominations will be May 28. The last date for withdrawal of candidatures will be on May 31. The counting of votes will start from 5 pm on June 7. The election will be completed before June 10. The election has been necessitated as the terms of two existing two RS members from Assam—Dr Manmohan Singh and Santiuse Kujur will expire on June 14.
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