The Election Commission on Monday announced by-elections for one seat each from Assam and Bihar on December 22.

The elections have been caused due to the death of the sitting member from Assam, Silvius Condpan, on October 10 and resignation of another member from Bihar, Sabir Ali, on November 15.

The poll notification will be issued on December 5.

The last date for filing nominations is December 12. Polling will be held between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on December 22 and counting of votes will be taken up the same day.