08 Apr 2021  |   05:56am IST

Five municipalities receive 437 nominations till Wednesday

Five municipalities receive 437 nominations till Wednesday

Team Herald

PANJIM: With one more day to go for the process to end, total 437 nominations have been filed across five municipalities, till Wednesday for the upcoming April 23 elections, scheduled for total five municipalities. On Wednesday itself, 113 nominations were received across all municipalities.  

Leading the tally nominations for Mormugao Municipal Council (MMC) stands at 130; where as 101 aspirants have filed candidature for Margao civic body till Wednesday. 

Mapusa, Sanguem and Quepem are the other three municipalities that would be going for polls on April 23.  

Total 94 nominations are filed from Mapusa Municipal Council, while 68 are in Quepem and 44 in Sanguem. The five municipalities have 93 wards. 

The scrutiny of applications will take place on April 9, while the withdrawal of candidature, if any, will be allowed on April 10.