Punjab Panchayat polls on July 3



Chandigarh: Panchayat Election in Punjab will be held on July 3, the state Election Commission announced on Thursday.

Nominations can be filed from June 19 to 23 and the scrutiny will be done on June 24, State Election Commissioner SS Brar said here.

The last date for withdrawal is June 25.

Polling and counting of votes in over 19,000 booths would be held on July 03, he said, adding that the Model Code of Conduct would come into effect from June 19 and remain in force till July 04.

PTI