The election commission of India(ECI) will organize a press conference for the declaration of schedule for the Bihar assembly polls, in New Delhi today.
The assembly polls for 243 seats in Bihar are overdue in October -November and the term of the prevailing assembly is slated to finish on November 29.
A committee comprising of ECI members had toured the state this month to examine the poll readiness and collect the information of the condition.
On the other hand opposition party like Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) had asked for the postponement of the elections due to COVID-19. RJD and Congress have an alliance for the upcoming elections.