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A fake list of reservation of block chiefs is going viral in the UP for Gram Panchayat elections. The list has been termed as fake by the authorities and has given directions for investigation.
- The work of reservation will be done by the District Magistrate, the list that is going viral will be investigated.
Lucknow. The reservation of the block chief, who was among the key posts in the three-tier panchayat, went viral on social media on Saturday. There was a stir in government and governance about this. However, Additional Chief Secretary Panchayati Raj Manoj Kumar Singh called it fake and said it would be investigated. He said that the DM will announce the reservation of the block chiefs.
On Friday, Additional Chief Secretary Panchayati Raj Manoj Kumar Singh announced reservation of district panchayat presidents. Together they had fixed the number of blocks to be reserved in the district. These fixed blocks are to be reserved from their level to the District Magistrates and issued by 2 and 3 March.
The fake list was released after Saturday afternoon
Already on Saturday afternoon, reservation status was released in all 826 blocks of the state on 54 pages on social media. After this information, there was a stir in the government and government officials.
When asked about this, Additional Chief Secretary Panchayati Raj Manoj Kumar Singh called the reservation list on social media as fake. He said that it will be investigated. The work of reservation will be done by the District Magistrate.