Punjab Announces Municipal Corporation Elections: Five municipal corporations in Punjab will be elected during the initial two weeks of November, as stated in an official announcement.
Punjab Announces Municipal Corporation Elections:
The municipalities comprising these five entities are Phagwara, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Patiala, and Amritsar.
“In exercise of the powers conferred under Section 7-A of the Punjab Municipal Corporation Act, 1976, the governor of Punjab is pleased to direct that the general elections to elect the members of municipal corporations mentioned in this notification, be held within the first fortnight of November 2023,” the notification stated.
Additionally, elections are planned to be conducted for a total of 39 municipal councils and nagar panchayats in Punjab from November 1 to 15. In August, a notification to this effect was issued.