The first phase of the polls will be held in the state of Haryana on Sunday

The first phase of the elections for sarpanches and panches will be held in nine districts of the state on October 30 and November 2, an official said.

The nine districts that will go to polls in the first phase are Bhiwani, Jhajjar, Jind, Kaithal, mahendergarh, Nuh, Panchkula, Panipat and Yamunanagar.

The polling will take place from 7 am to 6 pm and the EVMs will be used. There will be ballot papers used for panches.


 The Election Commissioner said that 133 sarpanches and 17,158 panches have been unanimously elected in nine districts of the state on November 2 polls.


Singh said 56 candidates had been unanimously elected for the village.


The leader of the state party said that there are three districts in which the ruling party is contesting are of Panchkula, Yamunanagar and Nuh.


The Congress is not contesting any of the elections for panch, sarpanch, block samiti members and zila parishad members on the party symbol.

More than 34,000 candidates are vying for the posts of panch, sarpanch and member in the first phase of the election. Men and women make up 19,175 and 15,196 of them, respectively.

The election official said that 1,273 booths are sensitive while 1,651 are hypersensitive in Sunday’s polls.

Over 38,000 polling personnel, including Returning Officers, Additional ROs, supervisory staff, presiding officers, polling officers, and security staff, will be put on duty for a smooth conduct of these elections.


To conduct elections in a free, fair, transparent and peaceful manner, the State Election Commission will appoint seniorIAS officers as Election Observers.

Observers will report to the State Election Commission on a regular basis.

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