The Election Commission of Telangana State announced the Panchayat Elections Schedule on Tuesday. The Panchayat Elections are scheduled to be held in 3 phases they are 21/01/209, 25/01/2019 and 30/01/2019. These Panchayat elections are the first elections for Telangana State after the formation of the Telangana State. The Panchayat Elections for the 4,480 Gram Panchayats will be held in the first phase on 21st January whereas in the second phase 4,137 Gram Panchayats will participate on 25th January and the last Phase of the elections will be held in 4,115 Gram Panchayats on 30th January 2019.
This time the Election Commission of Telangana State is using ballot papers instead of EVM’s and VVPAT machines. During the Panchayat elections the ballot papers will have a new option called NOTA (None of the above) option. For about 1.49 crore voters, the Election Commission is providing 3.36 crore ballot papers. These ballot papers will be available in two colors white & pink. Pink color ballot paper is for voting the Candidates who are contesting for the Sarpanch and the white color ballot paper is for voting the ward member contestants.Sponsored Links
The Panchayat Elections which are going to be held in three phases includes 12,732 Gram Panchayats across the Telangana State. About 19 Gram Panchayats are excluded from these elections because 2 Gram Panchayat issues are in court and the other 17 Gram Panchayats Term is not completed.
Telangana Panchayat Elections Schedule:
|1||Panchayat Election First Phase||21/01/2019||Monday|
|2||Panchayat Election Second Phase||25/01/2019||Friday|
|3||Panchayat Election Third Phase||30/01/2019||Wednesday|
Telangana Panchayat Elections Important Points:
|Voting System||Ballot Paper|
|Ballot Papers||3.36 crores|
Telangana First Phase Panchayat Elections Schedule 2019:
The Telangana State first Phase Panchayat elections will be held on 21/01/2019. The first phase Panchayat elections include 4,480 Gram Panchayats with 39,382 Wards in 197 mandals.
|Nominations starts on||07/01/2019||Monday|
|Nominations ends on||09/01/2019||Wednesday|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||10/01/2019||Thursday|
|Last Date to withdraw Nominations||13/01/2019||Sunday|
|Election of Deputy Sarpanch||21/01/2019||Monday|
Telangana Second Phase Panchayat Elections Schedule 2019:
The Telangana State second Phase Panchayat elections will be held on 25/01/2019. The second phase Panchayat elections include 4,137 Gram Panchayats with 36,620 Wards in 172 mandals.
|Nominations starts on||11/01/2019||Friday|
|Nominations ends on||13/01/2019||Sunday|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||14/01/ 2019||Monday|
|Last Date to withdraw Nominations||17/01/ 2019||Thursday|
|Election of Deputy Sarpanch||25/01/2019||Friday|
Telangana Third Phase Panchayat Elections Schedule 2019:
The Telangana State third Phase Panchayat elections will be held on 30/01/2019. The third phase Panchayat elections include 4,115 Gram Panchayats with 36,718 Wards in 166 mandals.
|Nominations starts on||16/01/2019||Wednesday|
|Nominations ends on||18/01/2019||Friday|
|Scrutiny of Nominations||19/01/2019||Saturday|
|Last Date to withdraw Nominations||22/01/2019||Tuesday|
|Election of Deputy Sarpanch||30/01/2019||Wednesday|