Notification – Revised Dates of Counting of Votes

    [TO BE PUBLISHED IN PART III SECTION 4 OF THE GAZETTE OF INDIA,
EXTRAORDINARY DATED 10th DECEMBER, 2015]
THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA
NEW DELHI ­ 110 002
10th December, 2015
NOTIFICATION
(Chartered Accountants)
No. 54-EL(1)/13/2015: Whereas vide Notification No. 54-EL(1)/2/2015 dated 3rd
September, 2015, 16th December, 2015 to 8th January, 2016 were notified as the dates of
counting of votes and 11th January, 2016 for declaration of result. And whereas, due to
incessant rains and consequent flooding in Chennai and other parts of the Southern Region,
the polling was postponed to 18th and 19th December, 2015 in certain polling booths in
Southern Region vide Notification No. 54-EL(1)/12/2015 dated 7th December, 2015. Arising
out of postponement of dates of polling, it would be difficult for the office to monitor and
conduct the tasks of counting of votes and polling in certain locations in Southern Region
simultaneously.
Now therefore, in view of above compelling reason and in exercise of powers
conferred under sub-rule (3) of rule 4 of the Chartered Accountants (Election to the Council)
Rules, 2006, read with sub-regulation (10) of regulation 134 of the Chartered Accountants
Regulations, 1988, the following revised dates are hereby notified for general information of
the candidates for election to the twenty third Council and twenty second Regional Councils
of the Institute:-
1. Dates of counting of votes                    :        20.12.2015 to 12.01.2016
2. The date of declaration of results            :        15.1.2016* (latest)
*      The date to be reckoned for the purpose of determining the limitation period for filing
election dispute application shall be the date on which the declaration of results is eventually
notified in the Gazette of India.
(V Sagar)
Returning Officer and Secretary
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