Mysuru, August 10:- The elections to all the 65 Wards of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) will be held on August 31. Results will be announced on September 3. This has given a boost for political activities in the city.
Poll code of conduct has been implemented since Thursday as the election date has been announced.
A petiton was submitted to Karnataka High Court questioning the reservation matrix for the MCC elections. The court has rejected the plea and gave green signal for the Urban Local Body (ULB) elections.
As August 20 is the last date for submitting nominations, political parties are busy in selection of their candidates. August 23 will be the last date for withdrawing the nomination papers. Election will be held on August 31. If required re-poll will be held on September 2 and the results will be announced on September 3. (KS, NGB)