Reported by Chinmaya Dehury
Bhubaneswar, July 30:
Elections will be held in the newly constituted NACs in Odisha within six months, a government release said today
“As per the provisions of Odisha Municipal Act.,1950 the State Election Commission, Odisha has intimated to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (H&UD) to hold general election to Daspalla, Tusura, Ranpur and Dharmagarh NACs within six months from the date of constitution, said the release.
Accordingly it is required to complete the delimitation of wards and reservation of seats along with reservation of the office of Chairperson timely, the release added.
The concerned district collectors have been asked to furnish information regarding total population as per 2011 census as well as SC & ST male and female population figures, for the reservation of the offices of Chairperson of the ULBs, to the H&UD Department at an early date.