Rajya Sabha elections announced

CHENNAI, JUNE 1. The Election Commission today announced the poll programme for the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha from Tamil Nadu to fill up six vacancies arising this month.

The notification will be issued on June 4 and the last date for filing nominations is June 11. Scrutiny will be taken up the next day.

The last date for withdrawals is June 14. Polling, if necessary, will be held on June 21 and counting taken up the same day, according to an official release.