WARSAW, July 4 Poland's president said on Monday
he plans to call a parliamentary election for Oct. 9.
"It is my aim to announce a decision that the elections
should be held on Oct. 9. I will announce the decision formally
at the beginning of August," Bronislaw Komorowski told a news
Surveys show Prime Minister Donald Tusk's centrist Civic
Platform (PO) is on track to win a second term, though may well
have to seek a coalition with its current partner, the Peasants'
Party (PSL), or with the leftist Democratic Left Alliance (SLD).
(Writing by Gabriela Baczynska)