You are here: Home » Elections » News
Business Standard

Amid cyclone Gaja relief work, EC cancels Tiruvarur bypoll in Tamil Nadu

The order signed by chief election commissioner Sunil Arora and fellow commissioner Ashok Lavasa said a fresh date will be announced in due course

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Election Commission of India, ECI, EC
.

The cancelled the Tiruvarur bypoll, necessitated following the demise of DMK leader M Karunanidhi, after parties expressed reservations in holding the election in view of relief measures.

The bypoll was to be held on January 28.

An EC order said the notification issued for the bypoll has been cancelled.

The order signed by Sunil Arora and fellow commissioner said a fresh date will be announced in due course.

First Published: Mon, January 07 2019. 09:06 IST