The process of holding elections to Urban Local Bodies, including the Gulbarga Mahanagar Palike in the district will begin on February 16, Saturday, with the issue of notification for the election.
The elections will be held for eight ULBs in the district and they are:
- Gulbarga Mahanagar Palike (55 Wards)
- Shahabad City Municipal Council (31 Wards)
- Aland (23 Wards), Chittapur (23 Wards) & Sedam (23 Wards) Town Municipal Councils.
- Pattan panchayats of Afzalpur (20 Wards), Jewargi (20 Wards), & Chincholi. (18 Wards)
As per the calendar of events issued by the SEC
Nominations can be filed from February 16 to Feb 23, 2013.The examination of nominations will take place on February 25.
The last date for withdrawal of nominations paper will be held on February 27, 2013
Polling will be held on March 7, 2013 from 7:00am to 5:00pm.
The counting of ballots will take place on March 11, 2013 and the results will be announced on the same day.
There are a total of 213 wards in the district, and 511 polling booths will be established for 5.05 lakh voters, including 2,58,217 men and 2,47,600 women voters.
The SEC has directed to conduct the elections as per the 2007 reservation notification
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