In view of the general elections of seats of Mayor and Members of all wards of five municipal corporations and two municipal committees to be held on December 16, the Haryana government has imposed a ban on posting and transfer of officers or officials connected with the work of Municipal elections until the declaration of election results.

While giving details, an official spokesperson said that as per the notification issued by Haryana State Election Commission on November 22, the general elections of seats of Mayor and Members of all wards of five municipal corporations and two municipal committees including Hisar, Rohtak, Yamuna Nagar, Panipat, and Karnal and of two Municipal committees including Jakhal Mandi (Fatehabad) and Pundri (Kaithal) would be held on December 16 and the results would be declared on December 19.

Accordingly, the Haryana government has put a ban on posting and transfer of officers or officials connected with the work of these elections till the declaration of election results. However in case, where it is considered necessary, the prior approval of Haryana State Election Commission would be obtained, he added.