Biennial Election to the Telangana Legislative Council from 09 Local Authorities’ Constituencies for 12 seats due to retirement of sitting members on 04.01.2022–reg

New Delhi : The term of office of the 12 sitting members of Telangana Legislative Council from 09 Local Authorities’ Constituencies is going to expire on 04.01.2022 as per details given below:

TELANGANA

S.No.

Name of Local Authorities’ Constituency

No of Seat(s)

Name of the Member

Date of Retirement

1.

Adilabad 01 Puranam Satish Kumar

04.01.2022

2.

Warangal 01 Pochampally Srinivas Reddy

04.01.2022

3.

Nalgonda 01 Tera Chinnapa Reddy

04.01.2022

4.

Medak 01 V. Bhoopal Reddy

04.01.2022

5.

Nizamabad 01 Kalvakuntla Kavitha

04.01.2022

6.

Khammam 01 Balasani Laxminarayana

04.01.2022

7.

Karimnagar 02 T. Bhanuprasad Rao

04.01.2022

Naradasu Laxman Rao

8.

Mahabubnagar 02 Kasireddy Narayan Reddy

04.01.2022

Kuchukulla Damoder Reddy

9.

Ranga Reddy 02 Sri Patnam Mahender Reddy

04.01.2022

Sunkari Raju

 

2.         Now, the Commission has decided to hold biennial election to Telangana Legislative Council from above mentioned 09 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.

 

  1. 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, Telangana 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.