All set for AP urban local body polls on March 10

Saturday, 27 Feb, 4.31 am

VIJAYAWADA: Armed with the High Court nod, the State Election Commission (SEC) is to go ahead with the conduct of urban local body polls for 12 municipal corporations and 75 municipalities and nagar panchayats on March 10.

Accordingly, the SEC will hold regional conferences at Tirupati, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam on February 27, 28 and March 1 respectively, to review preparedness of the district administrations for conducting elections. The SEC will also interact with representatives of registered political parties with reserved symbols at the state-level around 9.30 am on March 1. The thrust of the meeting will be on the implementation of model code of conduct and conducting elections in a free and fair manner.