Jaipur: Election of district head and panchayat Samiti head today
The process of election of district head and panchayat Samiti head of Zilla Parishad Jaipur will be completed today. District Election Officer (Panchayat) and District Collector Antar Singh Nehra informed that the process for the election of district head will be held in the Zilla Parishad auditorium at Jaipur headquarters and the process of election of the heads of panchayat samitis will be done at the places earmarked for the respective panchayat samitis.
He said that the meeting would start at 10 am at the designated places for the election of district head and head. The submission of nomination papers will be done by 11 am. Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done from 11:30 AM and candidates can withdraw their nominations till 1 PM. The allotment of election symbols will be done immediately after 1 pm and the list of contesting candidates will be prepared.
District Election Officer (Panchayat) Nehra said that if the voting is necessary, the polling will be conducted between 3 pm to 5 pm. Counting of votes and declaration of election results will be done from 5 pm onwards or immediately after the end of polling, whichever is earlier.
Significantly, according to the results of 51 members of the Zilla Parishad, Indian National Congress candidates have won in 27 wards and Bharatiya Janata Party candidates in 24 wards. Similarly, according to the declared results of a total of 445 wards of Panchayat Samitis, in the elections held for the members of 22 Panchayat Samitis, BJP in 186 wards, INC in 205 wards, Independents in 42 wards, and RLP candidates in 12 wards.