Polling today in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh for MLC election
By Express News Service | Published: 09th March 2017 04:56 AM |
HYDERABAD: The chief electoral officer of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana has made all necessary arrangements for elections to the state Legislative Councils from the Teachers and Graduates constituencies in the two states on Thursday. Speaking to reporters here on Wednesday, Bhanwarlal, the CEO, said polling would be held from 8 am to 6 pm on Thursday and counting would take place on March 20.
All the examinations scheduled for Thursday were postponed to later dates and the dates were already announced by the respective examination boards. Bhanwarlal said that mobile phones would not be allowed inside the polling stations. Voters can show any photo-identity proof such as passport, Aadhaar card and PAN card. Voters are allowed to avail casual leave on Thursday. Violet sketch pens will be supplied to voters to mark their preferential votes.