Election 2019, In India

      The Prime Minister of India is elected by members of the Lok Sabha. In India elections are conducted by the Election Commission of India. India is the second most populous country and the most populous democracy. The Loka Sabha and Rajya Sabha are located in New Delhi (Sansad Bhavan).
          The 61st amendment act of the Constitution of India (1988)lowered the  voting age elections to the Loka Sabha and to the Legislative Assemblies State from 21 years to 18 years. The allowed strength of Loka Sabha is up to  552 by the Constitution of India-530 members to represent the state, 20 members to represent the union territories, and 2 members to be nominated by the President of India from the Anglo Indian community. At present the strength of the house is 545(543+2,nominated by the President of India).  Members of the 17th  Loka Sabha are expected to be held in April and May 2019.

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