Bengaluru, Jun 1 : The Election Commission will hold elections to Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka Assembly on June 19 to fill vacancies for four seats. In a notification issued here on Monday, it was stated that notification to hold elections will be held on June 2, and the last date of making nominations will be on June 9.
While the last date for withdrawal of nominations had been fixed on June 12, elections will be held on June 16 and counting of votes will be held on June 19. The members, who are completing their six terms as Rajya Sabha members, are, Kupendra Reddy (JD(S)), B K Hariprasad (Congress), Rajeev Gowda (Congress) and Prabhakar Kore (BJP). (UNI)