ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA
Nirvachan Sadan, Ashoka Road, New Delhi-110 001
NO. ECI/PN/ 03 /99 Dated: 22-01-1999
Subject: Bye-Elections to the Legislative Councils to fill the casual vacancies caused due to death of Members elected by MLAs.
There is one casual vacancy each in the Legislative Councils of following States due to death of Members elected by MLA. Details are as follows :
Bihar : Death of Shri Ramanand Yadav, MLC on 29-07-1998. Term of the seat is upto 6-5-2000.
Karnataka : Death of Shri N.C. Madhuraj, MLC on 13-11-1998. The term of the seat is upto 17-6-2000.
Uttar Pradesh : Death of Shri Aizaz Rizvi, MLC on 11-9-1998. The term of the seat is upto 6-7-2002.
To fill the above 3 casual vacancies, the Commission has approved the following schedule for holding bye-elections :
|1.||Issue of Notification on||02-02-1999 (Tuesday)|
|2.||Last date for making nominations||09-02-1999 (Tuesday)|
|3.||Scrutiny of nominations on||10-02-1999 (Wednesday)|
|4.||Last date for withdrawal||12-02-1999 (Friday)|
|5.||Date of Poll, is necessary||19-02-1999
10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
|6.||Counting of votes on, if required||19-02-1999
|7.||Completion of Election before||22-02-1999 (Monday)|
(K. R. PRASAD)