Rural civic polls : TASMAC liquor shops to be closed in 9 districts from 6 to 9 Oct

The Tamilnadu government has announced closure of the state-owned TASMAC liquor shops in nine newly carved districts where ordinary elections to rural local bodies will be held in two phases on 6 and 9 October. Continue Reading

TN urban local body election to be held only next year?

With the Supreme Court on Monday granting four more months to the Tamilnadu State Election Commission’s (TNSEC) for concluding the poll process for the urban local body elections in the State, it is said that the polls will be held early next year. Continue Reading

Civic polls: HC askes SEC to consider AIADMK’s plea

The Madras High Court on Friday directed the Tamilnadu State Election Commission (TNSEC) to respond to a plea made by the principal Opposition AIADMK on the 6 and 9 October rural local body elections in nine new districts. Continue Reading

TN civic polls: Over 1 lakh file nominations, flying squads formed

The total number of nominations filed to contest in the rural local body elections to be held in nine districts in Taminadu is likely to be above one lakh, said officials. Continue Reading

Rural local body polls to 9 new districts soon

Rural local body elections to nine newly carved districts in Tamilnadu would be held soon, Minister for Rural Development K R Periakaruppan told the State Assembly. Continue Reading

Stalin to chair meet on civic elections in TN

Chief Minister M K Stalin will hold a meeting today in connection with conducting the local body elections in the State. Continue Reading

TN local body polls to be conducted before December: Minister

Tamilnadu Minister for Municipal Administration K N Nehru has said that the urban local body elections will be held in the State before December. Continue Reading

Local body polls: SC sets deadline to SEC

The Supreme Court today gave a deadline till 15 September for the Tamilnadu State Election Commission (TNSEC) to conduct local body polls in nine new districts in the State. Continue Reading