As the government has allowed all activities to open up due to the fall in the number of fresh Covid cases, a process has been started for cooperative elections.
In the last one week, more than 300 persons have been fined in the Capital city for consuming alcohol in public places.
The chairman’s post in the Nellikuppam municipality was allocated to VCK for the civic polls by the DMK leadership.
The Returning Officer for urban local body polls to a town panchayat in Madurai district was placed under suspension for tampering with the results of vote counting for a ward.
R Priya is a Post Graduate in Commerce from Sri Kanyaka Parameswari Arts and Science College for Women in George Town, Chennai.
Chief Minister asks leaders to repeat rural elections victory
Meanwhile, Congress has authorised the presidents of the District Congress Committees (DCCs) to decide candidates for the ULB elections.
BJD swept the Panchayat polls but experts say it will face difficulty in the urban local body polls as it is not as well placed in urban areas.
With an impressive lead in the rural elections, the BJD is eying a similar victory for the upcoming urban polls in Nabarangpur by starting to hold preparatory meetings in the district.