MPTC ZPTC Elections 2021: The Andhra Pradesh State Election Commission issued a notification fixing September 24th as the date for the indirect election (by the elected members) of the president and vice-president of the mandal parishads (MPTC).
The chairperson and vice-chairperson of the zilla parishads (ZPTC) will be elected on the September 25th. SEC Nilam Sawhney has issued directions to this effect on Sunday.
MPTC President, Vice President Election Schedule
ZPTC Chairman, Vice Chairman Election Schedule
-The Gazetted Officer nominated by the Collector will act as the Presiding Officer for the MPP elections.
-Collectors will act as the presiding officer for the election of ZP Chairman and Vice-Chairmen
-Elections of MPP and ZP chairmen should be held at 3 pm the next day if they cannot be held due to unavoidable reasons or circumstances.
-MLAs are allowed as special invitees to the election meeting of MPP and ZP chairmen.
-MLAs do not have the right to vote.
-Earlier, the ZPTC members would elect a chairman and a vice-chairman, The State government has recently amended the Panchayati Raj Act to elect a second vice-chairman as well.
The ruling YSR Congress on Sunday made a clean sweep of the mandal and zilla parishads elections (MPTC ZPTC Polls), routing the opposition Telugu Desam Party in all 13 districts.