BHOPAL: The state Chief electoral officer has asked the state government to take its approval on transfers of district collectors and other officers engaged in electoral rolls revision for the forthcoming general elections.
CEO Jaideep Govind wrote a letter to state government in this regard. Small summary revision of electoral rolls will start in Madhya Pradesh from December 13 and the electoral rolls will be published by returning officers on December 16. The CEO has called a meeting of representatives of six political parties on Thursday to inform them about summary revision programme.
Five states including Madhya Pradesh having Assembly polls were not included in ECI undating of electoral rolls for Lok Sabha polls.