State CEO orders inquiry into appointment of a 14 year old boy as BLO
March 16, 2014 - Hyderabad
According to local media reports, a 14 year old boy Mohammad Shaik Yousuf has been appointed as Booth Level Polling Officer at Chandrayanagutta assembly seat in Hyderabad.
Alarmed over the reports that made the Election Commission in an embarrassing situation, State Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwarlal has ordered an inquiry into the incident along with 1405 Booth Level Offices (BLO) in Hyderabad Lok Sabha seat. A complaint was brought to his notice that informed many of the officers at Booth level are affiliated to a particular community.