This ballot box shall be, (iii) The third Polling Officer shall underline the identity and his/her name, and serial number in the third marked copy of the electoral roll and in the, case of a woman voter having underlined as above shall put a tick (, on the left side of the name of the woman voter. The action regarding custody and destruction of such sealed envelopes shall be taken under Rule 86. seconder of a candidate should be a member of the Gram Panchayat/Gram, Katchahry/Panchayat Samiti/Zila Parishad. serial number of the electoral roll relating to the voter concerned on it. (a) "Ordinance" means Bihar Panchayat Raj Ordinance, 2006; (b) "Section" means Section of the Ordinance; (c) "Election" means direct or indirect election of the office bearers of Gram Panchayat, Gram Katchahry, Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad subject to the Ordinance; (d) "Bye-election" means election to be held for filling casual vacancies; (e) "Commission" means State Election Commission constituted under Section 123 of the Ordinance; (f) "District Election Officer (Panchayat)" (hereinafter referred as District Election Officer) means the officer designated or nominated by the Commission to conduct direct election of the Panchayats; (g) "District Deputy Election Officer (Panchayat)" (hereinafter referred as District Deputy Election Officer ) means the Officer designated or nominated as such under these Rules; (h) "Returning Officer (Panchayat)" (hereinafter referred as Returning Officer) means the officer appointed as such under these Rules; (i) "Assistant Returning Officer (Panchayat)" (hereinafter referred as Assistant Returning Officer) means the officer appointed as such under these Rules; (j) "District Panchayat Raj Officer" means an officer appointed or designated as such by the Government; (k) "Presiding Officer (Panchayat)" (hereinafter referred as Presiding Officer) means the officer appointed as such under these Rules; (l) "Elector" or "Voter" means the person whose name is enrolled in the electoral roll meant for the purpose of elections to be held for Gram Katchahry, Gram Panchayat, Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad-. (1), (2), (3) etc. Selection of place for Counting of Votes. of ballot papers used but not No. Publication of the list of constituencies reserved by the Commission. Spoilt and returned ballot papers and ballot paper found outside, on the back of a ballot paper which has been inadvertently spoiled or rendered, (2) If an elector after obtaining a ballot paper decides not to use it, he/she, shall return it to the Presiding Officer and the ballot paper so returned shall. (c) shall enter the name and address of the person in the list of challenged votes in Form-14 and obtain his signature on it. may be reduced accordingly by the State Election Commission. (a) Appoint a day and time on which the poll shall recommence. * Door-to-door campaign is subject to restrictions. If he/, she goes out of the polling station without casting all his votes, he/she shall. (1) Starting from the north-west of the Panchayat Samiti to the south-east, each Gram Panchayat will be serially numbered. (2) The oath/affirmation to a Member of Gram Panchayat, Panch of, Gram Katchahry, Mukhiya and Sarpanch shall be administered by an officer, authorised by the District Election Officer (Panchayat) before the first meeting, (3) The oath/affirmation to Up-mukhiya and Up-Sarpanch shall be, administered by the Mukhiya and Sarpanch respectively in the first meeting, Provided that, in the absence of Mukhia/Sarpanch, such oath/affirmation, shall be administered by the Block Development Officer or by an officer. Gram Panchayat /Block / Zila Parishad, as the case may be. court or pending criminal cases in any court. Pilot Batch RESULTS SL.NO Name State / UT Marks Grade 1 Mr. DEEPAK JAIN Uttaranchal 83.0 B 2 Mr. ARUN KUMAR YADAV Meghalaya 120.0 A 3 Mr. NU... Quiz Question #1: The United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 59(1) stating `Freedom of Information is a fundamental Human Right`... D:/English.PM5/1 -1- GOVERNMENT OF BIHAR PANCHAYATI RAJ DEPARTMENT NOTIFICATION No. (c) No. 13. (3) Where the appointment of a Polling Agent has been revoked under, sub-rule (1) or where the Polling Agent dies prior to the commencement of, the poll , the candidate or his Election Agent may, at any time before the end. seals for satisfying themselves that they are not tempered. Destruction of the records relating to election :—, records specified in Rule 84 shall be kept in safe custody for a period of, one year or till the pendency of any legal proceeding and to be destroyed, thereafter subject to any contrary direction issued by the Commission or a. "], [Provided also that in case the total number of vacant seats exceeds 25 per cent of the total number of seats of the territorial constituencies constituted under any Gram Panchayat/Gram Kutchhari, the date of meeting for election of Up-Mukhia/Up-Sarpanch of the said Gram Panchayat/Gram Kutchhari shall be fixed only after conducting the election for filling up the vacant posts as per the provision under the Act.]. of Member of Panchayat Samiti and Member of Zila Parishad to the voter. - (1) These Rules may be called the Bihar Panchayat Election Rules, 2006. 43. In the 2015 Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 12 contestants were in the fray for the Baisi Assembly seat. The District Election Officer shall take further. copy of each shall be preserved in the Block and District offices. such directions shall be binding to all and final. Publication of the list of reserved constituencies in the, rules 16 and 17 shall be published in the District Gazette /Bihar Gazette, as, Ordinance and these Rules, constituencywise electoral roll shall be prepared, by the District Election Officer under the direction, control and supervision, 20. 1. Acquisition and release of vehicle/premise for election. Allotment of the Constituencies for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled, Tribes, Backward Clasess and other categories in Panchayats :—, As far as possible, only such constituencies shall be allotted to different, categories in admissible number and in rotation whose population, on the, basis of calculation in the descending order by the District Magistrate, is, found comparatively higher than other categories; provided that, as far as, possible, those constituencies out of the remaining constituenies as, prescribed in sub-rule (3) of Rule 9, shall be alloted to the Backward Clasess, category in addmissible number and on rotational basis whose population, comes first in descending order of their (of the remaining constituencies), Provided that, in the first election for the purpose of allotment of, constituencies admissible to different categories, allotment of constituency, shall be made in the order of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and, others and for the allotment of the remaining constituencies the same order, Provided further that, in the second election for the purpose of allotment, of constituencies admissible to different categories, allotment of constituency, shall be made in the order of Scheduled Tribes, Backward Classes, others, and Scheduled Castes and for the allotment of the remaining constituencies, Provided further that, in the third election for the purpose of allotment, shall be made in the order of Backward Classes, others, Scheduled Castes, and Scheduled Tribes and for the allotment of the remaining constituencies, The same rotation shall be followed for the allotment of constituencies. Returning Officer, No. Ballot -boxes, packets etc. * Strike off whichever is not applicable. THE QUESTION ANSWER ROUND ON THE RTI ACT,2005, QUESTION ANSWER ROUND ON THE RTI ACT 2005, QUESTION ANSWER ROUND ON THE RTI ACT,2005, THE RTI ACT,2005 the format of application, STATE WISE APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR APPLICATION FOR INFORMATION UNDER THE RTI ACT, THE RTI ACT 2005 CASES WITH ILLUSTRATIONS. District............... Block.................... Gram Panchayat.................... Gram Panchayat Territorial Constituency No. 114. Were these the closest Bihar polls in 43 years. * Every person shall wear face masks during every election-related activity. safe custody as prescribed by the Commission. The crisis is also one of the major issues in the 2020 Bihar Assembly elections, especially for the incumbent Nitish Kumar-led JD(U)-BJP government. Fixation of different stages of election :—, election programme prescribed by the Commission, the District Election, (a) the last date, time and place for filing nomination, such date being. (i) A declaration in prescribed form regarding enrollment of the candidate and proposer as an elector. (2) The above amount having been deposited, the Presiding Officer—, (a) shall warn the challenged person of punishment in case charge of, (b) read out the relevant entry of the electoral roll and ask him if he is, (c) shall enter the name and address of the person in the list of, (3) Thereafter, the Presiding Officer will allow the person challenged and, the challenger to place their points and after of such other relevant verification, as which he/she may deem necessary, shall decide whether the challenge, has been proved or not. more separate voting compartments shall be set up in which the voter may, cast his/her vote separately one by one and no voter will be allowed to enter, the voting compartment so long another voter is there for the purpose of, be exhibited at the outside of each polling station—. not be allowed to cast his/her votes again. Short title and commencement - the Bihar Panchayat Election Rules, 2006 (2) It shall come into force immediately. 74. through ballot paper in the manner prescribed herein after. may employ for the purpose of identification of the voters. withdrawn without the order of the Court; Provided that, if there are more than one plaintiff in the election petition. 2. Mode of publication of notice under Rule 36. (b) Name and Number of the Polling Station ; (c) Election of Mukhiya /Sarpanch or Member/Panch of the Gram, Panchayat or Member of the Panchayat Samiti/Zila Parishad (as, (d) Serial number of the Ballot Box which will be noted on the label of, the outside portion after the closure of poll; and, (3) The Presiding Officer shall fix on the ballot box the paper seal signed, by him on which the candidate, Election Agent, Polling Agent present there, may also put their signature, if they so desire. district and other places and whose services are made available to him. Points to be considered in the constitution of territorial constituencies. Note: 1. At the State level through the State Election Commission: Territorial Constituency of Gram Panchayat -. 20. Maner Panchayat Samiti/territorial electoral constituency -1; (5) Starting from the north-west of the Zila Parishad to its south-east, each, territorial constituency of the Zila Parishad will be serially numbered. This ballot box shall be kept before the second Polling Officer; (iii) The third Polling Officer shall underline the identity and his/her name and serial number in the third marked copy of the electoral roll and in the case of a woman voter having underlined as above shall put a tick (/) mark on the left side of the name of the woman voter. Patna Zila Parishad territorial electoral constituency-1. (b) Electoral roll pertaining to that polling station; (c) Name of each candidate in devnagari script and the election symbol, allotted to him/her which will remain in the same order as indicated, number of voters who may enter in the polling station at a time, and shall, remove all other persons from there except —. (3) (i) The first polling officer shall underline the identity and the name and, serial number of the voter in the marked copy of electoral roll and in case of, a woman voter, having underlined as above, shall put a tick (, left side of the name of the woman voter.