As per the notification issued by Secretary Legislative Council, all members of the Upper House have been asked to attend meeting of the Council on April 12 for electing the Chairman and Deputy Chairman.

The post of Chairman fell vacant after the retirement of Amrit Malhotra last month.

The total strength of the Council in 36. However, two vacancies falling under the category of Urban Local bodies, election for which could not be held for last ten years.

In the 34-member house, 11 members belongs to PDP, 8 to BJP and NC each and 7 to the Congress.

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