Punjab, Civic body Elections, Live Updates

Punjab Civic body Elections LIVE: Former Union Minister Vijay Sampla & family casts their vote

The voting began for Municipal Corporations, Municipal Council and Nagar Panchayat elections at 8:00 am on Sunday which will continue till 4:00 pm. 

According to the officials, A total of 9,222 candidates are participating in elections. The counting of votes will take place on February 17. 

--- - Former Union Minister Vijay Sampla casts vote along with his family. 

--- Opposition parties protested over the presence of MLA Davinder Singh Ghubaya in ward number-20 of Fazilka. Protestors also raised slogans.

--- Cabinet Minister of  Industries & Commerce Sundar Sham Arora casts his vote.

--- Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu casts his vote. 

--- A Congress worker was injured and has been admitted to the hospital in a clash between BJP-Congress Workers in Ward No. 8 of Dera Bassi.

--- Bullets fired in Patti Ward No. 7, AAP worker's  turban pulled in clashting began for civic body elections at 8:00 am in Punjab state. 

--- The voting began for civic body elections at 8:00 am in districts of Punjab.