Srinagar, Oct 24 : The notification for the first phase of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections will be issued today.
In this phase, ten Assembly constituencies in Bandipora, Leh, Kargil and Poonch districts will go to the polls on November 17.
The last date for filing of nominations is October 31 and scrutiny of nomination forms will take place on November 3.
The Assembly elections will be held in seven phases till December 24. The counting of votes will be on December 28 and the election process will be completed by December 31.
The state has a total of 87 Assembly constituencies, including seven reserved for Scheduled Castes.