Hyderabad, May 11 (NSS): The State Election Commission today directed all political parties leaders and the media to stop election campaigning for the third phase of local bodies polls by 5 pm on May 12. The commission also warned of serious action if any violation is found by political parties, leaders or media, including newspapers and television channels.
The campaign will end on May 12 Sunday at 4 pm in districts like Mancherial, Komurambheem Asifabad, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Mulugu and Jahashankar Bhupalapally and in all other districts by 5 pm. The political parties, activists and functionaries should leave the villages or areas notified the polls. (NSS)