Biennial Election to the Karnataka Legislative Council from 20 Local Authorities’ Constituencies for 25 seats due to retirement of sitting members on 05.01.2022–reg.

New Delhi : The term of office of the 25 sitting members of Karnataka Legislative Council from 20 Local Authorities’ Constituencies is going to expire on 05.01.2022 as per details given below:

KARNATAKA

S. No.

Name of Local Authorities Constituencies

No. of seat(s)

Name of member

Date of Retirement

Bidar

01

Vijay Singh

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

05.01.2022

Gulbarga

01

B. G. Patil

Bijapur

02

S.R. Patil

Sunilgouda Patil

Belgaum

02

Kavatagimath Mahantesh Mallikarjun

Vivekrao Vasantrao Patil

Uttara Kannada

01

Ghotnekar Shrikant Laxman

Dharwad

02

Pradeep Shettar

Mane Shrinivas

Raichur

01

Basavaraj Patil Itagi

Bellary

01

K. C. Kondaiah

Chitradurga

01

G. Raghuachar

Shimoga

01

R. Prasanna Kumar

Dakshina Kannada

02

K. Prathapchandra Shetty

Kota Srinivasa Poojary

Chikmagalur

01

Pranesh M.K.

Hassan

01

M.A. Gopalaswamy

Tumkur

01

Kanthraj (BML)

Mandya

01

N. Appajigowda

Bangalore

01

M. Narayanaswamy

Bangalore Rural

01

S. Ravi

Kolar

01

C.R. Manohar

Kodagu

01

Sunil Subramani M.P.

Mysore

02

R. Dharmasena

S. Nagaraju (Sandesh Nagaraju)

 

2.         Now, the Commission has decided to hold biennial election to Karnataka Legislative Council from above mentioned 20 Local Authorities’ Constituencies in accordance with the following programme:-

 

S. No Events Dates
Issue of Notifications 16th November, 2021 (Tuesday)
Last date of making nominations 23rd November, 2021 (Tuesday)
Scrutiny of nominations 24th November, 2021 (Wednesday)
Last date for withdrawal of candidatures 26th November, 2021 (Friday)
Date of Poll 10th December, 2021 (Friday)
Hours of Poll 08:00 am to 04:00 pm
Counting of Votes 14th December, 2021 (Tuesday)
Date before which election shall be completed 16th December, 2021 (Thursday)
  1. Broad Guidelines of Covid-19 as already issued by ECI as well as the recent guidelines issued by ECI as contained in para 06 of Press Note dated 28.09.2021 available at link https://eci.gov.in/candidate-political-parties/instructions-on-covid-19/ to be followed, wherever applicable, during entire election process for all persons.
  2. The Model Code of Conduct concerning the said election will come into force with immediate effect in the concerned Constituency. Please see the details in Commission’s website under https://eci.gov.in/files/file/4070-biennial-bye-elections-to-the-legislative-councils-from-council-constituencies-by-graduates%E2%80%99-and teachers%E2%80%99-and-local-authorities%E2%80%99-constituencies-%E2%80%93-mcc-instructions-%E2%80%93-regarding/

5.         The Chief Secretary, Karnataka is being directed to depute a senior officer from the State to ensure that the extant instructions regarding COVID-19 containment measures are complied with while making arrangements for conducting the election.