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This fourth edition gives an overview of the entire process of election beginning with delimitation of constituencies to power of recall. It provides a useful commentary on important issues such as qualifications and disqualifications, election expenditure, corrupt practices, electoral offences, right to information; elections to all level from highest posts of the President and the Vice President to grass-root bodies i.e. Panchayats and Municipalities. A unique feature of the book is the procedure on election petitions including drafting, presentation, pleadings, reliefs that can be pleaded, limitation and costs. It provides an exhaustive list of appendices relating to the law of elections in India including the Representation of the People Act, 1950, the Representation of People Act, 1951, Registration of Electors Rules, 1960, Election Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order, 1968, Conduct of Election Rules, 1961, Members of Lok Sabha (Disqualification on Ground of Defection) Rules, 1985, Members of Rajya Sabha (Disqualification on Ground of Defection) Rules, 1985 etc.

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Author(s)Doabia and Doabia
PublisherLexis Nexis
ISBN9788180389047
BindingHard Cover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2013