AP MLC Elections Dates 9th March – 18th March – Teachers/ Graduates Voters

STATUTORY NOTIFICATIONS OF THE ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA AND OTHER ELECTION NOTIFICATIONS

NOTIFICATIONS BY GOVERNMENT

OFFICE OF THE CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER, ANDHRA PRADESH

 

BIENNIAL ELECTION TO THE ANDHRA PRADESH LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL FROM GRADUATES’ AND TEACHERS’ CONSTITUENCIES.

 

[G.O.Ms. No.19, General Administration (Elecs.A) Department, Dt.10.02.2017.]

 

The following notification shall be published in an extraordinary issue of the Andhra Pradesh Gazette, dated 13th  February, 2017 / Magha 24, 1938 (Saka):-

NOTIFICATION

 

WHEREAS, the seat of five members of the Legislative Council of the State of Andhra Pradesh, elected from the Council Constituencies, specified in column (1) of the Table below, as per the numbers shown in the corresponding entries in column (2) of the Table, has fallen vacant on the retirement of those members, on the dates mentioned in the corresponding entries in column (3) of the Table, on the expiration of their term of office; and

 

WHEREAS, biennial election has to be held for the purpose of filling the above vacancies;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, as recommended by the Election Commission of India in pursuance of Section 16 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 (43 of 1951), the Governor of the  State of Andhra Pradesh is hereby pleased to call upon each of the said Council Constituencies, specified in column (1) of the TABLE below, to elect the number of members, specified against

 

 

that Constituency in column (2) of the said Table, to the Legislative Council of the State, for the purpose of filling the above said vacancies, in accordance with the provisions of the said Act and  of the rules and orders made thereunder.

TABLE

 

Name of ConstituencyNo. of members to be electedDate of retirement
(1)(2)(3)
Srikakulam-Vizianagaram-Visakhapatnam Graduates’ Constituency129.03.2017
Prakasam-Nellore-Chittoor Graduates’ Constituency129.03.2017
Kadapa-Anantapur-Kurnool Graduates’ Constituency129.03.2017
Prakasam-Nellore-Chittoor Teachers’ Constituency129.03.2017
Kadapa-Anantapur-Kurnool Teachers’ Constituency129.03.2017

 

By Order

 

E.S.L.NARASIMHAN,

Governor of Andhra Pradesh.

 

BHANWAR LAL,

Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh.

 

BIENNIAL ELECTION TO ANDHRA PRADESH LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL FROM GRADUATES’ AND TEACHERS’ CONSTITUENCIES – NOTIFICATION UNDER SECTIONS 30 AND 56 OF  THE REPRESENTATION OF THE PEOPLE ACT, 1951 (43 OF 1951) BY THE ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA – PUBLISHED.

(Memo.No.728/Elecs.F/2017-22,  Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Andhra Pradesh, Dated:11.02.2017)

 

The following notification of the Election Commission of India, New Delhi, No.322/AP-LC/2017, Dated: 13th  February, 2017 / Magha 24, 1938 (Saka) is published:-

NOTIFICATION

 

No.322/AP-LC/2017:– WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of Andhra Pradesh has, by notification issued under section 16 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 (43 of 1951)  and published in the official Gazette of the State on 13th February, 2017, been pleased to call upon each of the Council Constituencies, specified in column (1) of the Table below, to elect the

number of members specified against that Constituency in column (2) of the said Table, to the Legislative Council of the State of Andhra Pradesh.

TABLE

 

Name of ConstituencyNo. of members to be elected
(1)(2)
Srikakulam-Vizianagaram-Visakhapatnam Graduates’ Constituency1
Prakasam-Nellore-Chittoor Graduates’ Constituency1
Kadapa-Anantapur-Kurnool Graduates’ Constituency1
Prakasam-Nellore-Chittoor Teachers’ Constituency1
Kadapa-Anantapur-Kurnool Teachers’ Constituency1

 

 

NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of sections 30 and 56 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 (43 of 1951), the Election Commission of India hereby –

  • appoints, with respect to the said election in each of the Constituencies, –
    • the 20th February, 2017 (Monday), as the last date for making nominations;
    • the 21st February, 2017 (Tuesday), as the date for the scrutiny of nominations;
    • the 23rd February, 2017 (Thursday), as the last date for the withdrawal of candidatures;
    • the 9th March, 2017 (Thursday), as the date on which a poll shall, if necessary, be taken; and
    • the 18th March, 2017 (Saturday), as the date before which the election shall be completed; and
  • fixes the hours from 8.00 A.M. to 6.00 P.M., as the hours during which the poll shall, if necessary, be taken on the date specified above for the

 

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