TN local body election results tomorrow

About two lakh officials will be employed tomorrow in the counting of votes polled during the rural local body elections. Continue Reading

TN civic elections: Repolling in Pudukottai, Krishnagiri

As the first phase of the polls were held yesterday, campaigning for the second phase of rural local body election got over at 5 pm today. Polling will be held on 30 December. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls: Last minute rush to file nominations

Candidates of prominent parties indulged in a last minute rush to file their papers to contest in the civic polls on the last day of nominations today. Continue Reading

TN local body polls: SC to hear DMK’s plea Wednesday

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear on Wednesday a fresh plea of the DMK alleging that the Tamilnadu State Election Commission had decided to grant quota to women and SC/ST candidates in local bodies elections on the basis of 1991 census instead of 2011 census. Continue Reading

Supreme Court hears DMK’s plea against civic polls

The Supreme Court today started hearing a plea by the DMK seeking to strike down the election notification for local body polls in Tamilnadu, issued by the State Election Commission (SEC) on 2 December, 2019. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls notification will be issued 2 Dec, SEC tells SC

Indicating that the stage is set for the long pending civic polls in Tamilnadu, the State Election Commission today informed the Supreme Court that notification for local body elections will be issued on 2 December. Continue Reading

Battlefield Tamilnadu gets ready for civic polls

Months after the Lok Sabha elections which were accompanied by by-polls to 18 Assembly constituencies and weeks after Vikravandi and Nanguneri by-elections, Tamilnadu is getting ready for another battle, this time in the form of local body polls. Continue Reading