In view of the bye-elections to Jind Assembly Constituency, the Deputy Commissioner, Jind and District Electoral Officer, Amit Khatri has directed the officers and officials of all departments to remain present at the headquarters to ensure smooth completion of election process.
He directed that no officer or official would proceed on leave without approval. If any officer or official will not comply with these directions, the Election Commission would be requested to initiate strict action against the erring official under Section 32 of the Representation of the People Act, 1950, he said.
Amit Khatri has also appointed two Duty Magistrates in Mini Secretariat. District Development and Panchayat Officer, Rajesh Koth and Block Development has been appointed Duty Magistrate for old building area of Vita Booth located at Mini Secretariat and Panchayat Officer, Narwana, Rajesh Tiwana has been appointed Duty Magistrate for Mini Secretariat area located at Gohana road.