Panjim: The general elections for eleven wards of Taleigao village panchayat, to be held on April 28 will be through ballot paper.
The State Election Commission (SEC) has issued a notification announcing the election schedule.
The nomination papers will be accepted by the mamlatdar of Tiswadi taluka, who has been appointed as the Returning Officer. The same will be accepted from April 8 to 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. except on April 14, which is a Sunday. Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on April 16 and withdrawals, if any, will be held on April 17.
The polling will be conducted on April 28 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through ballot paper; and counting of votes will take place on April 29.
Of the total 11 wards, the ward No 1, 2, 5 and 8 are reserved for women. Similarly, ward No 10 is reserved for other backward class (OBC) and ward No 4 for Schedule Tribe. [H]