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Punjab: Panchayat elections postponed at least till January

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Telangana State Election commission has issued the official notification for preparation and publication of ward wise electoral rolls of Gram Panchayats for the Ordinary Elections to Gram Panchayats 2018. Around 8,000 candidates are in fray for the post of sarpanchs and panchs, he said. Of these, 17,811 seats are for Scheduled Castes, 12,634 for Scheduled Caste Women, 22,690 for general category women, 4,381 for Backward Classes and 26,315 seats are for the general category. State Election Commission has established 17268 polling booths and 86340 personnel will be deputed on election duty. Advertising As per the Panchayati Raj Act, the term of Panchayats in Punjab comes to an end on January 16.

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panchayat election in punjab : latest news, information, pictures, articles

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He said in Sanaur, shots were fired and there was large-scale stone pelting. While there are 28,375 Sarpanch village headman candidates in the fray for the 13,276 panchayats in Punjab, 104,027 candidates are trying their luck for the post of Panch village council member. Candidate can withdraw nomination on December 21, scrutiny of nominations will happen on December 20. The time period between the 2 phases will be of One month. In Fatehgarh Sahib's Jabhal village, a bride cast vote in her wedding attire and at some other places, brides and grooms reached the booth to exercise their franchise before solemnising their marriage.

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Punjab Zila Parishad Election Schedule Poll Date 2018

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They burnt the ballot papers and when they were leaving, Mohinder Singh, 60, got hit by their vehicle, the police said. More than 8,000 candidates are contesting for Sarpanches and panches posts today. The counting of the votes will start after the polling. In Ferozepur district, an elderly voter was killed after being hit by the vehicle of some unidentified miscreants during their attempt to capture a booth. Chief Election Commissioner of Punjab Jagpal Singh Sandhu has issued the election-related notification on Friday. The report further mentioned that 177 zones in 723 zones of block samitis were declared unopposed against the candidates.


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Clashes, booth capturing mar Punjab panchayat polls

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At Dina Sahib of Moga district's Nihal Singh Wala sub-division, some unidentified miscreants fired some shots outside a polling booth but no one was injured, the police said. Chandigarh With the department of rural development and panchayats preparing a proposal for holding panchayat elections for the state election commission, the polls will take place in the last week of September. The polling is being held for 13,276 panchayats. In Jalal village of Bathinda, supporters of candidates clashed and there were reports of gunshots being fired in the air, they said. Jagpal Singh Sandhu said that the process for filing the nominations would commence on 15 December, 2018 and 19 December, 2018 would be the last date for filing the nominations. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. Post-poll violence was also reported from some places, including Bathinda and Patiala districts.

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Punjab panchayat elections 2018 updates: Voting concluded, counting under way

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In Amritsar district, at Naushera village's Ram Nagar polling booth, incidents of scuffle were reported. This could prove detrimental for the prospects of the candidates for the Lok Sabha election. In another incident in the district, camera equipment of an electronic media journalist was damaged by some miscreants when he was covering the polling process outside a booth at Tarn Taran-Patti Road. The decision was taken during a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday. Stray incidents of violence were also reported in Tarn Taran district at Soul and Malian villages. He further said that 83831 Panches would be elected for 13276 Panchayats, from which 17811 seats for Scheduled Castes, 12634 for Scheduled Caste Women, 22690 for General category Women, 4381 for Backward Classes and 26315 for General category.

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Punjab Panchayat Election Schedule 2018

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Incidents of firing between warring groups were also reported from some places. Voters had started queuing up outside polling stations at 8 am, braving cold weather, before voting closed at 4 pm to elect sarpanches and panches for 13,276 villages. While there were 28,375 sarpanch village headman candidates in the fray for the 13,276 panchayats, 104,027 candidates contested for the posts of panch village council member. The polls were held across the state's rural belt amid tight security arrangements, the officials said. With the announcement, the has come into force immediately, Sandhu said, adding that it will be in force till the completion of the electoral process. He added that polls would take place in the last week of September. Chandigarh: The polling to elect sarpanchs and panchs for 13,276 villages in Punjab will be held Sunday amid tight security arrangements.


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Punjab Zila Parishad Election Schedule Poll Date 2018

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A total of 83,831 panches would be elected for 13,276 panchayats. They left the vehicle behind and fled from the spot. He said that around 4,363 sarpanchs and 46,754 panchs are already elected unopposed. The process of Panchayat elections has been started in local lower level of Punjab State. West Bengal State Election commission will conduct West Bengal Phase 2 Panchayat General Election 2018 on 3rd May 2018 from 7:00 hours to 17:00 hours. Punjab State Election commission will conduct the Panchayat elections in Punjab in the coming month.

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Panchayat elections in Punjab: 80 percent voting recorded; one killed during booth

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Punjab Panchayat elections will be for Block Samitis, Zila Parishads, Panchayat Panches and Sarpanches. But it was felt that people would not be able to vote correctly for so many candidates. Punjab Panchayat Elections: Long queues of enthusiastic voters outside polling booths Punjab Panchayat Elections: Long queues of enthusiastic voters outside polling booths Enthusiastic voters queued up outside the polling booths in the chilling winter morning amid dense fog to cast their votes in more than 13,276 villages on Sunday. As per the Panchayati Raj Act, the term of Panchayats in Punjab comes to an end on January 16. Punjab Panchayat elections will be for Block Samitis, Zila Parishads, Panchayat Panches and Sarpanches. Cheema said Akali workers were prevented from casting their votes at various places with Congressmen resorting to indiscriminate firing. A total of 40 to 50 observers would be appointed to ensure smooth and peaceful conduct of the polls.

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Panchayat Elections in Punjab on December 30

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A suggestion was made that the postponement could be done through legislation in Vidhan Sabha but the suggestion was turned down. Firstpost is now on WhatsApp. My department will send the case to the state election commission to make a formal announcement for the poll process to begin. It would only lead to confusion. Voting will happen on December 30 and the same day later in the evening after the voting is over, counting of votes will start. They also set the papers kept inside a ballot box on fire, they said. The State Election Commission has set up 17,268 polling booths and 86,340 personnel have been deputed on duty.

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Punjab: Panchayat elections postponed at least till January

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Panchayat polls in Punjab on December 30. He lambasted the State Election Commission for failing to hold free and fair elections. Sources said that the elections are to be held after 25 days of the notification. The Punjab Police has made adequate security arrangements for the panchayat elections. Jagpal Singh Sandhu today announced the schedule for the elections of 13276 Panchayats of the State.

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