Huzurabad byelection in Telangana on Oct 30

Hyderabad, The much-awaited byelection to the Huzurabad Assembly constituency in Telangana will be held on October 30.

According to the poll schedule issued by the Election Commission of India (ECI) in New Delhi on Tuesday, the counting of votes will be taken up on November two.

The notification for the byelection will be issued on October one.

The nominations will be received from the candidates till October 8 ,the scrutiny of the nomination papers will be on October 11 and the last date for withdrawal of nominations is October 13.

The byelection to the Huzurabad constituency was necessitated due to resignation of former Minister Etela Rajender from TRS after he was ousted from the Cabinet on charges of alleged land grabbing.

Mr Rajender later joined the BJP and he is likely to contest in the byelection.

(EW Correspondent)