GHMC Told to Remove Unauthorised Banners

Published: 01st January 2016 05:59 AM  |   Last Updated: 01st January 2016 05:59 AM   |  A+A-

HYDERABAD: The State Election Commission (SEC) on Thursday issued instructions to Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) to immediately remove all unauthorised banners, posters, flexis and hoardings of political parties that have come up in different parts of the city.

State Election Commissioner V Nagi Reddy gave this direction at a meeting held with residential welfare associations and other organisations held at the SEC office here.

He asked the RWAs and others to play a proactive role in increasing the poll percentage in the GHMC elections and pointed out that in the previous GHMC polls only 50 percent voting was recorded.

The electoral rolls have been kept on the website of SEC and citizens can obtain entire information about EPIC, polling station and getting their voter slip.

GHMC additional commissioner C Ramakrishna Rao, SEC secretary Ashok, joint director of information & public relations Nagaiah and representatives from RWAs and other organisations participated in the meeting.

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