Information regarding Election of Zilla Parishad/ Panchayat samittee/Grampanchayat  Panchayat Election

 

1)     Zilla Parishad Election :-

 

1) Name of the District

Akola

2)   Population of Akola District (Rural)

Total Popuation    :-   1031050 

3) Name of Zilla Parishad

Zilla Parishad Akola

4) Constitution of Zilla Parishad

Zilla Parishad Akola is divided in to 52 Electoral Division

5) Election

General elections of Zilla Parishad are conducted under Maharashtra Zilla Parishad Act 1961 under the control  of Maharashtra  State Election Commission.

6)Voter list

Voter list for General elections to Zilla Parishad is prepared from existing voter list of L.A.C. on a qualifying date fixed by State Election Commission.

7) Division of Wards of Zilla

    Parishad

The Electoral Divisions are divided on the basis of Census 2001.Average population of each Electoral Division is 16501.

8) Reservation of Z.P. Electoral Divisions

52 Electoral Divisions are reserved as under

1. Schedule Caste       :-    6

2.  Schedule Tribe       :-   5

3.  O.B.C.                    :-   14

4    Open                      :-   27

                           Total       52

 

Out of these 52 Electoral Division 1/3 rd Electoral Division are reserved for women. No of wards reserved for women are as under.

1. Schedule Caste       :-     2

2.  Schedule Tribe       :-    2

3.  O.B.C.                    :-    5

4    Open                      :-    9

                           Total       18

 

9) Panchayat Samittee wise Distribution

    of  Z.P. Electoral Division in Akola

    District .

Panchayat

samittee

No of Electoral Division

 

 

1) Akola

13

 

2) Barshitakli

7

 

3) Akot

8

 

4) Telhara

7

 

5) Balapur

6

 

6) Patur

5

 

7) Murtizapur

6

 

              Total

52

 

2)     Panchayat Samittee Election :-

 

1) Name of the District

Akola

 

2)  Population of Akola District (Rural)

Total Popuation    :-   1031050 

 

3) Name of Zilla Parishad

Zilla Parishad Akola

 

4)  No of Panchayat Samittee member

 104

 

5) Election

General elections of Zilla Parishad are conducted under Maharashtra Zilla Parishad Act 1961 under the control  of Maharashtra  State Election Commission.

 

6)Voter list

Voter list for General elections to Zilla Parishad is prepared from existing voter list of L.A.C. on a qualifying date fixed by State Election Commission.

 

7) Division of Electoral College for

     Panchayat   Samittee

The Panchayat Samittee Electoral College are divided on the basis of Census 2001.Average population of each  Electoral College is 8251.

 

8) Reservation of Panchayat Samittee

     Electoral College

 

104 Electoral Colleges are reserved as under

1. Schedule Caste       :-    12

2.  Schedule Tribe       :-     8

3.  O.B.C.                    :-   28

4    Open                      :-   56

                           Total      104

 

Out of these 104 Electoral Colleges 1/3 rd Electoral Colleges are reserved for women. No of Electoral Colleges reserved for women are as under.

 

1. Schedule Caste       :-    8

2.  Schedule Tribe       :-    6

3.  O.B.C.                    :-    8

4    Open                      :-  15

                           Total :-   37

 

9) Panchayat Samittee wise Distribution

    of  Panchayat samittee Electoral

     College in Akola   District .

Panchayat

samittee

No of Electoral College

 

 

 

1) Akola

 26

 

2) Barshitakli

 14

 

3) Akot

 16

 

4) Telhara

 14

 

5) Balapur

                      12

 

6) Patur

10

 

7) Murtizapur

12

 

              Total

104

 

 

 

Grampanchayat Election :-

 

1) Name of the District

  Akola

 

2)   Number of Grampanchayat

   541

 

3)     Talukawise distribution of

     Grampanchayat

Taluka

No of Grampanchayat

 

1) Akola

110

2) Barshitakli

81

3) Akot

78

4) Telhara

61

5) Balapur

66

6) Patur

57

7) Murtizapur

86

              Total

541

4) Constitution of Grampanchayat

 

Each Grampanchayat  consists  minimum  3 wards and maximum  6 wards on the basis of census population

 

5) No. of Member of Grampanchayat

 

Each Grampanchayat consists of  minimum  7 members and maximum 17 members on the basis of census population

 

5) Election

 

General elections of Grampanchayat are conducted under Bombay Village Panchayat act 1958 and rules 1959  under the control  of Maharashtra  State Election Commission.

 

6)Voter list

 

Voter list for General elections to Grampanchayat  is prepared from existing voter list of L.A.C. on a qualifying date fixed by State Election Commission.

 

8) Reservation of Seats of

    Grampanchayat

 

Seats of Grampanchayt members are reserved as under:-

 

1)     for S.C. 

  S.C. Population x Total No of members

  Total population of Grampanchayat

 

2)     for S.T.

   S.T. Population x Total No of members

  Total population of Grampanchayat

 

3)     for O.B.C

Total No of members x 27

               100

Out of these seats 1/3rd seats are kept reserve for women.

 

 

Reservation of wards

 

A public draw is drawn for reservation of Grampanchayat  in supervision of Tahsildar

 

Reservation of Sarpanch

 

A draw regarding reservation  for the post of sarpanch of a grampanchayat  is drawn by the state Government and these reserved seats for sarpanch are distributed by the Collector office.