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The Madhya Pradesh authorities was directed to cancel switch orders of 12 joint and deputy collectors which had been issued after the MCC got here into impact forward of the bypolls.
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The Election Fee on Thursday directed the Madhya Pradesh authorities to cancel switch orders of 12 joint and deputy collectors which had been issued after the mannequin code of conduct got here into impact forward of the bypolls. In Madhya Pradesh, 28 meeting by-elections are scheduled to be held on November 3.
“It got here to the discover of (the) Fee that these transfers had been issued through the interval of Mannequin Code of Conduct (on October 8),” the EC stated in an announcement. The Fee mentioned the matter at size and after taking into account the advice of Chief Electoral Officer, Madhya Pradesh, it has directed the state authorities to cancel these transfers with fast impact, it stated.
“The Fee reiterated that in case any ballot going district has an acute necessity to fill a vacant submit through the operation of Mannequin Code of Conduct, state authorities in session with Chief Electoral Officer, Madhya Pradesh, shall ship panel of appropriate officers for Fee’s consideration and approval,” it stated.