1 min read.Updated: 17 Aug 2021, 03:24 PM ISTLivemint
The polling and counting of votes will be held on 13 September and the filing of nominations will start on 24 August
The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday said the bypoll for a Rajya Sabha seat from Tamil Nadu that fell vacant with the death of Thiru A Mohammedjan, MLA from Ranipet, Vellore will be held on 13 September.
The polling and counting of votes will be held on 13 September and the filing of nominations will start from 24 August, the poll body said.
The Chief Secretary, Tamil Nadu is being directed to depute a senior officer from the State to ensure that the extant instructions regarding coronavirus containment measures are complied with while making arrangements for conducting the said bye-election.
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