The poll body said both groups would be allotted a symbol of their choice from the list of free symbols available for the by-election which will be held in a constituency in Tamil Nadu capital Chennai.
Both groups shall also be allotted such different symbols as they may choose from list of free symbols for current bye-poll in RK Nagar:EC
The fight over party symbol started over the byelection to the R K Nagar assembly constituency in Chennai on April 12. The Assembly constituency was held by deceased former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Filing of nominations for the byelection began on March 16. Scrutiny of nominations would take place on March 24.