Mumbai University has postponed the upcoming university examinations to avoid the clash with the Lok Sabha Elections 2019. Lok Sabha Elections 2019 dates were announced recently and they would be conducted from April 11 to MAy 19. The dates were in clash with the upcoming examinations. To avoid incovenience, the exams have been accordingly postponed. New dates would be released soon.
After the Election Commission announced the Lok Sabha elections 2019, the Mumbai University has postponed the examinations coinciding with the polling schedule. EC announced the election schedule on Sunday. The polling days clashed with B. Com. and B.A. examinations of Mumbai University. The examination department of the university today decided to reschedule the examinations coinciding with polling dates in the state. The B.Com. and B.A. examinations to be conducted on April 22, April 23, April 24, April 29 and April 30 have been rescheduled.
The revised time table will be uploaded on the university website soon. Similarly, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, too, has rescheduled examinations to be held on April 18 and April 23. This time the Lok Sabha elections will be conducted in seven phases. The first phase will be on April 18, second phase on April 18, third phase on April 23, fourth phase on April 28, fifth phase on May 6, sixth phase on May 12 and seventh phase on May 19. The counting of votes will be on May 23. The voting in Maharashtra would be in four phases, April 11, April 18, April 23 and April 29. The constituencies in and around Mumbai will go for polling on April 29.
The constituencies in Mumbai, North Mumbai, North East Mumbai, North West Mumbai, North Central Mumbai, South Central Mumbai, South Mumbai, Thane and Kalyan constituencies will go for polling on April 29. The 2014 Lok Sabha elections were held in nine phases. This time all the polling booths in the country will have the VVPAT facility. This time, the number of first-time voters is remarkable. The fate of the BJP government will be decided on May 23.