Superintendents of Police and Collectors of Telangana were formally informed by State Election Commissioner V. Nagi Reddy that they should prepare themselves for Telengana Gram Panchayat Election 2018.
In a formal meeting, Mr. Reddy told them that notification for Telengana Panchayat Election 2018 of 12,751 gram panchayats will be issued after June 20.
Government employees are required for polling duties and hence general transfer of employees should take place before polls. This was made clear by Mr. Reddy to SP’s and collectors so that the elections go on smoothly.
The Gram Panchayat Elections in Telangana will be conducted by July end. The Telangana government is making sure that all the measures are in place to enable the smooth conduct of Panchayat Raj elections.
State Chief Secretary SK Joshi has directed the collectors of the state to pay special attention to SC, ST, and BC list so that there is no doubt. Voter list enumeration should also be done on priority. In every poll-bound village, it’s mandatory to publish the voter list prior to voting.
The Chief Secretary has fixed the second week of June as the deadline to achieve the aforesaid task.
Mr. Joshi conducted a special meeting with state big shots at K Chandrasekhar Rao’s camp office Pragati Bhawan. Full proof arrangements should be made, that’s what Mr. Joshi communicated with higher up officers of Telangana.
Politically sensitive areas should be on a higher priority as Telengana Gram Panchayat Election 2018 are being held on non-party basis. The police department should be on the strict vigil and maintaining law and order should be the priority.
In Telengana Gram Panchayat Election 2018 it’s mandatory to make an announcement about Panchayats and reserved wards publicly.
SC, BC and ST category wards should be announced by Panchayat Raj Department at the earliest. Before finalizing the reserved segment, the department should consult the public as well.
Chief Secretary was informed by the officials that draft electoral rolls are ready. Although Telangana Panchayat Election is a local body election, nevertheless they are equally important.