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Notification of First Phase Panchayat General Election, 2013

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WEST BENGAL STATE ELECTION COMMISSION
18, SAROJINI NAIDU SARANI (Rawdon Street)
KOLKATA – 700 017

No. 1200-SEC/1E-70/2012(Pt.-II) Kolkata, the 27th May, 2013.

NOTIFICATION

Whereas a notification No. 205/SS/PN/O/I/1E-3/2012 Part-II dated 18.05.2013 under Section 42 of the West Bengal Panchayat Elections Act, 2003 (hereinafter referred to as the said Act) has been issued by the State Govt. fixing the 2nd July, 2013 as the date of poll and 07.00 hours to 17.00 hours as hours of poll for elections to Gram Panchayats, Panchayat Samitis and Zilla Parishads under the West Bengal Panchayat Act, 1973 (West Bengal, Act XLI of 1973), as subsequently amended, in the districts as mentioned in the schedule below:

Now, Therefore, the West Bengal State Election Commission, in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 43 of the said Act, hereby appoints, in respect of those districts mentioned in the schedule:

(a) the 5th day of June, 2013 as the last date for making nominations;
(b) the 7th day of June, 2013 as the date for the scrutiny of nominations;
(c) the 10th day of June, 2013 as the last date for withdrawal of candidatures;
(d) the 2nd day of July, 2013 as the date on which the poll shall, if necessary, be taken from 7.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M. and
(e) the 15th day of July, 2013 as the date before which the election shall be completed.

Schedule

Sl. No. Name of District
1. Purba Medinipur
2. Paschim Medinipur
3. Bankura
4. Puruiia
5. Burdwan
6. North 24 Parganas
7. South 24 Parganas
8. Howrah
9. Hooghly

State Election Commissioner
West Bengal State Election Commission

TAPAS RAY,
Secretary,
West Bengal State Election Commission.

No. 1200-SEC dated 27.05.2013., Source