Announcing the election schedule on Monday, state election commissioner SK Srivastava said the results of the Chandigarh MC elections 2021 will be declared on December 27; model code of conduct comes into force. This time, the wards have been increased from 26 to 35. A control room has also been set up to monitor the daily activities of the elections.
The city is all set for a three-cornered contest as the Chandigarh municipal corporation (MC) goes to the polls on December 24. Announcing the election schedule on Monday, state election commissioner SK Srivastava said the results will be declared on December 27.
The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation elections are scheduled to be held on December 24.
The polling will start at 7:30 am and conclude at 5 pm.
Polling– 24th December
Counting of votes– 27th December
The results of the Chandigarh MC elections 2021 will be declared on December 27.
Additionally Important Information:
Total Number of Candidates
To begin with, a total of 203 candidates are in the fray for what is expected to turn out into a triangular contest between the BJP, the Congress and the Aam Aadhmi Party.
Total Number of Voters
Secondly, there are about 6,30,311 voters in Chandigarh who will vote across 694 polling booths in Chandigarh. Of these eligible voters, 3,30,713 are male and 2,99,581 are female.
Number of Wards
This time, the wards have been increased from 26 to 35. A control room has also been set up to monitor the daily activities of the elections.
Additionally, Covid-19 patients will be given one hour of voting. Arrangements have also been made for PPE kits and voters have to wear a mask and follow social distancing norms.
Number of Councilors
Currently, with 20 councilors, the BJP enjoys a majority in the house. The Congress has five councilors while one is a SAD councilor.
Additionally, go through the Ward List and respective nominee list from the article below:
Chandigarh MC Elections 2021 : Ward List and Candidate List Released
The counting of votes for the Chandigarh municipal corporation elections got finally released today. It was conducted at nine designated centres in the city and the final results mentioned below. Know your ward and know which councilor is chosen to transform and for the betterment of your area.
The counting of votes for the 35 wards of Chandigarh that went to the elections on December 24, started around 9am and by 2 pm, the final results are released.
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