The State Election Commission has announced the schedule of by-elections of Sarpanch and Up Sarpanch to be held in 50 gram panchayats in the state. Notification for this will be issued on July 14.
According to the State Election Commission, public notice will be issued on July 14 for the by-elections of Panchayati Raj Institutions and nomination papers can be presented on July 19 from 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on 20th July and last date for withdrawal of nominations is 20th July till 3 PM and allotment of election symbols will be done on 22nd July.
Polling for the bye-election will be held on July 25 from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm and the counting of votes will also begin on the same day immediately after the poll ends. The election for the deputy sarpanch will be held on July 26. Chief Electoral Officer and Secretary Chitra Gupta gave this information.