4896 voters to elect India's next President on July 17

"Counting, if required, will be done on July 20", Zaidi said.

Zaidi also noted that in these elections, political parties can not issue any whip to their MPs and MLAs in the matter of voting.

The Election Commission on Wednesday held a press conference in regards to the upcoming presidential elections on July 17th and informed about the ending term of President Pranab Mukherjee. A notification will be issued on June 14. Recently, leaders of 17 Opposition parties met together at Congress president Sonia Gandhi's residence on 26 May to discuss the probable presidential candidates although they are yet to build consensus.

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The total value of votes in the electoral college for the presidential poll is 10,98,882 with the majority mark at 5,49,442.

The electoral college consists of only elected members of the Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, and the Legislative Assemblies of all the states, the National Capital Territory of Delhi and the Union Territory of Puducherry.

Neither the BJP nor the Opposition has proposed a candidate for the post yet.

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The good show in Uttar Pradesh, which has 83,824 votes in the presidential election, has brightened the BJP's prospects to push its own candidate in the presidential poll. The last date for withdrawal of nominations would be July 1.

Asked if the 21 MLAs of Aam Aadmi Party, against whom the case of office-of-profit is pending with the EC, would be able to vote, Zaidi said: "It is sub-judice matter".

The election is held in accordance with the system of proportional representation by means of single transferable vote. They will be free to vote for not.

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"The Election Commission, in consultation with the Central government, appoints the Secretary General of the Lok Sabha or the Rajya Sabha, by rotation, as the returning officer".

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