FORM 29

[See rule 63 (2) ]

Appointment of Counting Agent


Election to the * .the Grama ** /Taluk/Zilla Panchayat from the * ..Constituency

I, . a Candidate ** / the Election agent of .. who is a candidate at the above election, do hereby appoint the following persons as my ** / his counting agents to attend the counting of votes at ..

Name of the Counting Agent
Address of the Counting Agent

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2.

3.

etc.

 
Signature of the Candidate
** /Election Agent

We agree to act such Counting Agents.

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2.

3.

etc.


Place :
 

Date
Signature of the Counting Agents

 

Declaration of the Counting Agents

(To be signed before the Returning Officer)

We hereby declare that at the above Election we will not do anything forbidden by Section 29+ of the Karnataka Panchayat Raj Act, 1993 which we have read ** / has been over to us.

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2.

3.

etc.

Date

Signature of the Counting Agents
Signed before me

 

Date
Signature of the Returning Officer

* Appropriate particulars of the Election to be inserted here.
** Strike off the inappropriate alternative

Section 29+ of the Karnataka Panchayat Raj Act 1993:-

29. Maintenance of secrecy of voting: (1) Every Officer, Clerk, Agent of other person who performs any duty in connection with the recording or counting of votes at any Election under this act shall maintain and aid in maintaining the secrecy of voting and shall not (except for some purpose authorized by or under any law) communicate to any person any information calculated to violate such secrecy.

(2) Any person who contravenes the provision of sub-section (1) shall on conviction to punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three months or with fine or with both.