A total of 117 nomination papers out of 1,259 papers filed for the elections to the six urban local bodies in Kolar district were rejected during scrutiny on Monday.

As many as 36 were rejected in Kolar CMC, 56 in Malur TMC, 12 in Banarpet TMC, six in Robertsonpet CMC and seven in Mulbagal TMC, District Election Officer D.S. Vishwanath said.

No nomination papers were rejected in Srinivaspur TMC, he added.

Wednesday is the last day for withdrawing nominations.

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