The Vice Presidential Election will be held on 6th of August. In a statement, the Election Commission of India ECI said, notification for the election will be issued on 5th July and nomination can be filed till 19th of July. The scrutiny of nominations will be done on 20th July.
The Commission said, the Electoral College for the Vice Presidential Election consists of 233 elected members of Rajya Sabha, 12 nominated members of Rajya Sabha and 543 elected members of Lok Sabha. Secretary General of Lok Sabha will be the Returning Officer for the Election. The term of Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu is ending on 10th August.