Friday, September 8, 2017
The State Election Commission issued the schedule for conducting elections to the posts of Mayor and Deputy Mayor for the Kakinada Municipal Corporation today.
The notification for the election would be released on September 12 and polling would be held on September 16. The results would be declared immediately after the election. Sources said that the election is going to be unanimous for both the posts.
The TDP-BJP combine won 35 seats out of 48 divisions. The three TDP rebels who won the elections also shifted their loyalities to the ruling TDP. The Mayor post has been reserved for women and the TDP already announced that it would be allocated to a ‘Kapu’ candidates.
It may be recalled that the elections were declared on September 1 Kakinada Municipal Corporation elections – live updates.