Bhubaneswar, Dec 6:
Voting for the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation will be held on January 8, 2014 and counting will take place the next day, January 9.
Announcing the dates of the poll process, the State Election Commissioner (SEC) Ajit Kumar Tripathy today said the filing of nominations would begin from December 16 and close on 20 December. While the scrutiny of nominations will be done on December 23, the date for withdrawing nominations is on December 26.
The election of the Mayor and the Deputy Mayor will take place on January 17 and February 5 respectively.
The model code of conduct has been put to immediate effect, SEC sources said.