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The elections to the village panchayats comes a couple of months after the state assembly elections, in which opposition Congress had an edge over ruling BJP in rural areas of Gujarat.
The commission in a press release said that notification for the election will be issued on January 5, while last date of filing of nomination forms is January 20.
Voting will take place on February 4 while counting of votes will be taken up on February 6, the release said.
The elections will be held in regular course to most of this village panchayats as their term is ending, it added.
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