The fate of 126 candidates, of 34 wards in Shimla Municipal Corporation, will be decided today. The counting of elections has started at 9 a.m.
Deputy Commissioner Rohan Chand Thakur said that admission of only the candidate, his election agent and polling agent in the counting center is admissible.
Counting is taking place in two places. Ward number 1 to 18 and ward number 27 to 34 votes are being counted under the chairmanship of SDM Urban Hemis Negi in the Bachat Bhavan of the Deputy Commissioner’s Office. Ward numbers from 19 to 26 are being counted in the DC Court Room under the chairmanship of SDM Rural Gyan Sagar Negi.