Medak: Collector K Dharma Reddy has clarified that there is no need for an aspiring MPTC or ZPTC to be a voter or citizen of the mandal from where he is contesting.
The Collector further informed that they could enroll as voter in any mandal in rural parts of the district. He added that those who enrolled as voters under Municipality, were not eligible to contest as MPTCs and ZPTCs.
Addressing the one-day-long training programme organised for Returning Officers, Assistant Returning Officers and Master trainers here on Monday, Reddy said the candidates must attain 21 years of the age at the time of filing nomination.
The Collector said that party’s symbols would be given to candidates, who would get the B-forms of their political parties.
Deputy CEO of Zilla Parishad, Medak, Lakshmibai, District Panchayat Officer, Hanok and others were present.