The local body elections in the Nilgiris is likely to be held in two phases due to a lack of electoral officials in the district, said Nilgiris District Collector J. Innocent Divya.
At a meeting with members of political parties in the Nilgiris to discuss arrangement for the local body elections, Ms. Divya said that after checking the list of electoral officials available in the Nilgiris, they had written to the State Election Commission asking for the polls to be held in two phases in the district.
Ms. Divya said that 393 polling booths would be operational in four panchayat ...
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