Chandigarh, October 12
Further Chief Electoral Officer, Haryana, Hema Sharma mentioned no individual shall conduct any exit ballot and publish or publicise by way of print or digital media or disseminate in every other method the results of any such train for the Ellenabad bypoll.
She mentioned these orders had been issued by the Election Fee (EC) in regard to the bypolls of Parliamentary and Meeting constituencies being held in numerous states and Union Territories.
Sharma mentioned underneath the Illustration of the Folks Act, 1951, the EC had prohibited the conduct of any exit ballot and publishing and publicising its end result by the technique of print or digital media or dissemination in every other method between 6 am and seven.30 pm on October 30.
She mentioned displaying any electoral matter, together with the outcomes of any opinion ballot or every other survey, by way of digital media was additionally prohibited throughout the 48 hours ending with the hours mounted for the conclusion of the aforesaid bypoll. She mentioned any one that contravenes the provisions of the above sections shall be punishable with jail as much as two years or nice. — TPR