DEO bans transfer of officials involved in revision of electoral rolls

Bandipora: According to an order issued from the office of District Election Officer, Bandipora with regard to ensuing Assembly Elections, any officer or staff employed in connection with the preparation, revision and correction of the electoral rolls shall be deemed to be on deputation to the Election Commission of India for the period during which they are so employed and such officers, officials shall during that period be subject to the control, superintendence and discipline of the Election Commission of India.
Besides, no transfer of officials be made in roll revision during the period of revision which otherwise would adversely affect the work and quality of revision process.
This order has been issued in light of Section 9A of the J&K Representative of the People Act, 1957.