DHARWAD: The State government has issued notification for the by-elections to various gram panchayats after some of the members had stepped down.
By-elections will be held for Chebbi GP in Hubballi taluk, Chakalabbi and Gudigeri GPs in Kundgol, Yamanur and Shirur GP in Navalgund, and Halligeri GP in Dharwad taluk.
The filing of nomination papers will begin on December 17, while December 20 is the last date.
Elections are likely to be held on January 2 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The counting of votes will be held on January 4 in the respective taluk headquarters.