India Elections : MLC polls on June 10

Biennial polls to 37 seats in the Legislative Councils of four States, and a by-poll to a seat in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council will be held on June 10.

The notification will be issued on May 24, the Election Commission said on Friday. The counting of votes will be taken up at 5 p.m. on June 10.

The biennial elections are caused by the retirement of 13 MLCs in Uttar Pradesh, 10 in Maharashtra, and seven each in Karnataka and Bihar. In Andhra Pradesh, the by-election is necessitated by the death of M. Lakshmi Devi on February 11. Her term would have ended on March 29, 2011.

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