The Role of Government Employees In General Assembly Elections

Important role of Government employees play on the day of polling… One of the reasons for this importance is the practice of selecting only the state and Central Government employees for election duties.One can say that it is impossible to hold elections without the assistance of state and Central Government employees. So crucial is their […]

Election Commission Orders – Ex-gratia compensation to family of polling personnel who die or sustain injuries while on election duty

The Election Commission already published the orders on 25.4.2014 regarding the revised payment of ex-gratia compensation to family of polling personnel who die or sustain injuries while on election duty. For you information, we once again published the same… ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA NIRVACHAN SADAN, ASHOKA ROAD, NEW DELHI-110001 No.218/6/2014/EPS Dated: 25th April, 2014 To […]

Grant of paid holiday to employees on the day of poll – Election Commission Orders

Grant of paid holiday to employees on the day of poll – Election Commission Orders Every person employed in any business trade, industrial undertaking or any other establishment and entitled to vote at election to the House of the People or the Legislative Assembly of a State shall, on the day of poll, be granted […]

Rs. 10 Lakh Compensation if Government Employee Dies During Election Duty

Rs. 10 Lakh Compensation if Government Employee Dies During Election Duty The Tamil Nadu Election Commission’s Chief Commissioner, Praveen Kumar says that the Election Commission has announced a compensation of Rs. 10 lakhs for employees who die while on election duties. Normally during state elections, more than 3 lakh state and Central Government employees, including […]

Public holiday on 15.10.2014 on account of General Assembly Elections in the State of Maharashtra

Public holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 on Wednesday, 15th October 2014 on account of General Assembly Elections in the State of Maharashtra. The General Administration Department of Maharashtra State Government has published orders regarding the declaration as a public holiday in the state, on the day of polling i.e. Wednesday, 15th October 2014 for […]

Holidays for Central Government Offices due to election in selected constituencies

Due to Parliamentary and State Assembly Election will be held in the month of September 2014, Dopt has published earlier these orders for closing CG Offices in connection with Bye-Elections… MOST IMMEDIATE F.NO.12/7/2014-JCA 2 Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (Department of Personnel & Training) North Block, New Delhi Dated the […]

24.4.2014 declared as Public Holiday in Tamil Nadu

24.4.2014 declared as Public Holiday in Tamil Nadu Due to General election to Lok Sabha on 24th April, 2014 the state government of Tamilnadu has declared as Public Holiday and the order has been reproduced as given below… Finance (BPE) Department. Fort St. George, Secretariat, Chennai-600 009. Letter No.19161/Fin(BPE)/2014 dated 4.4.2014 From Thiru T.Udhayachandran, I.A.S., […]

2,400 candidates to contest in Delhi civic polls tomorrow

2,400 candidates to contest in Delhi civic polls tomorrow 2,400 candidates will vie for voters’ attention in the capital on Sunday when Delhiites go out to vote for the municipal elections, an exercise tipped as a semi-final ahead of next year’s Assembly polls. The polls to the 272 wards in the three civic bodies — […]

Chennai High Court holiday on poll day for local body elections, 2011

Chennai High Court holiday on poll day for local body elections, 2011 The Chennai High Court has declared 17th October as holiday on account of the local body elections. Already, the polling days of 17th and 19th October has been declared as public holidays, in those areas wherever such poll takes place by the Tamil […]