State

Committees constituted to facilitate conduct of elections to Municipal Bodies and Panchayats

GOLDEN YUG
[ September 08, 2018 ] Governor Administration today accorded sanction to the constitution of Committees Vide State Administrative Council Decision No. 55/10/2018 dated 31.08.2018 to ensure smooth inter-departmental coordination to facilitate the conduct of elections to the Municipal Bodies and Panchayats in the State. For Urban Local Bodies elections,Financial Commissioner, Housing & Urban Development Department as its Chairman, Representative of Home Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of Finance Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of General Administration Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of Information Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of PHQ, (not below the rank of Inspector General of Police) as Member.For Panchayats elections, Secretary to the Government, Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj as its Chairperson, Representative of Home Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of Finance Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of General Administration Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of Information Department (not below the rank of Additional Secretary) as Member, Representative of PHQ, (not below the rank of Inspector General of Police) as Member.These committees may co-opt any other member(s) during its deliberations and shall be serviced by the Housing and Urban Development Department and the Department of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj respectively.