Just as the suspense is building over the schedule of the much-awaited Lok Sabha elections, the Election Commission of India is expected to come out with the crucial dates anytime soon.
According to reports, the panel may announce the poll schedule today or early next week. The Election Commission is set to have finalised the dates of the polls and also concluded preparatory meetings.
Also, it was scheduled to hold a crucial meeting on Saturday to discuss the final modalities of the parliamentary polls. The elections are likely to be held over seven or eight phases in April-May, sources said