Gujarat polls: EC transfers 20 deputy collectors across state
Nov 17, 2012, 06:31 AM IST
Ahmedabad: Just a day prior to the date of issuance of election notification, the election commission on Friday ordered transfer of 20 deputy collector-level officers from their posts. It is significant that these officers were posted in the districts, where the first phase of election has been scheduled.
Officers holding posts of sub divisional magistrate in Porbandar, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Surat, Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Narmada, Navsari, Bharuch have been transferred. The state administration has also instructed that as these transfers have been done in reference to the election process, all the officers will have to report to their new posts by November 16 evening.