PANAJI: The Directorate of Municipal Administration (DMA) has said that the it will be notifiying new reservations for the 5 municipalities on Monday.
“DMA is yet to notify new reservations for the 5 municipalities. It will be issued on Monday,” said DMA Director Gurudas Pilarnkar
The apex court upheld the High Court order regarding municipal reservations and directed the state government to notify reservations for the municipalities of Mormugao, Margao, Mapusa, Quepem and Sanguem within the next 10 days.
It also directed the State Election Commission to complete the election process by April 30.
The apex court had, last Thursday, stayed the verdict of the High Court, which had set aside the notification on reservation of wards in five municipal councils