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Need for undertaking comprehensive review of RP Act: Dr Zaidi

New Delhi, Dec 3 (UNI) Chief Election Commissioner Dr Nasim Zaidi today emphasised the need for undertaking comprehensive review of the Representation of the People Act in view of issues and challenges thrown up before the Election Commission.
Dr Zaidi said, “It is also being felt that EC should undertake comprehensive review of the RP Act in view of the issues and challenges that have been thrown up before EC from time to time and come up with Draft RP Bill which then goes through the motion of examination by competent authority in due course to time.”
“Comprehensive review of the RP Act is overdue for past few decades,” he added.
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