Chitrakoot to make a list of backward, SC/ST families
of tri-layer panchayat election, Chitrakoot administration would undertake a
survey to count families belonging to backwards, Scheduled Caste (SC) and
Scheduled Tribes (ST) in five blocks of the district. The exercise would
enable state authorities to fix reserved seats for panchayat elections.
The survey would start from Monday and once the exercise gets completed
on or before June 21, the local administration send a report to state
government detailing the population of backwards and other tribes.
In a recent meeting, SDM level officers were appointed as zonal officers
for the exercise. Block level officers would assist zonal officers in
completion of exercise on time.
Sadar SDM Rajnish Mishra said "The survey at all blocks would be done
under the supervision of zonal officers". Officers assigned for counting of
families have already undergone training. Every officer would be covering at
least 200 houses of every revenue village.
Courtesy: The Times of India