EC announces schedule for Huzurabad by-election
The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday announced schedule for the Huzurabad by-election. According to the statement released by the ECI, the polling will be held on October 30 and the results will be declared on November 2. The gazette notification will be released on October 1 and the last date to file nomination papers is October 8.
The officials will verify the nominations on October 11 and the candidates can withdraw their nominations by October 13. It is known that the by-poll was necessitated after former minister Eatala Rajender resigned to his post over land encroachment allegations. Later, Eatala had joined the BJP and will contest from the Huzurabad constituency while Gellu Srinivas Yadav is TRS candidate.