New Delhi, Jun 25: Biennial election to six seats for Rajya Sabha from Tamil Nadu will be held on July 18, Thursday.
Six members of the Council of States elected from Tamil Nadu are retiring on July 24, according to a statement issued by the Election Commission of India on Tuesday.
The members are T Rathinavel, Dr V Maitreyan, KR Arjunan , Dr R Lakshmanan ( all AIADMK), D Raja (CPI) and Kanimozhi (DMK).
Issue of notifications for the poll is on July 1 while last date of filing nominations is July 8, Monday.
Scrutiny of nominations will be carried out on July 9 while last date for withdrawal of candidatures is July 11, Thursday.
Counting of votes will be on July 18, Thursday. (UNI)