UP Panchayat Election 2021: Since the Uttar Pradesh (UP) Panchayat Chunav/ Elections 2021 are due, all the due, all the parties have buckled up already. The administration is also involved in all the preparations for the upcoming UP Panchayat Elections 2021. While the reservation list of the participating candidates has also been released. However, the actual dates of these UP Panchayat Elections 2021 are yet to be announced, but the Deputy CM of Uttar Pradesh and In charge of Raibareily Dr Dinesh Sharma came up with a statement related to the dates of election.
Dr Dinesh Sharma stated that all the activities related to the conduction of the UP Panchayat Elections 2021 will end before the commencement of UP Board Exams 2021. While the UP Board Exams will commence from 24th April 2021 and to this Dr Dinesh Sharma added that these elections will be conducted peacefully and on neutral ground. Strict actions will be taken against anyone who tries to impair the sanctity of the UP Panchayat Elections 2021.
On his tour to Raibareily, the Deputy CM while addressing the journalists stated that the Government wants peaceful conduction of the UP Panchayat Chunav 2021. He also gave an assurance regarding the upcoming UP Government Budget 2021 to be announced on 22nd February, that the Yogi Government will present the budget keeping in mind every sector of the economy.
As per the reports, the Reservation list for Third Panchayati Elections in Uttar Pradesh is afoot and since then the political stir is vigorous among different political parties among the state. After the release of reservation list for the UP Panchayat Chunav 2021, many candidates have to face issues who were already half-way with their election campaigns and other activities.
The Uttar Pradesh administration on Friday released the final list for Third Panchayat Elections 2021 and have invited objections against this reservation list for UP Panchayat Election 2021 until 8th March 2021. However, the final list will be published on 13th and 14th March 2021.
After all the information related to the upcoming UP Panchayat Elections 2021, let’s delve into some more information related to these elections.
History of Panchayat Elections 2021:
After the institution of the Panchayati Raj Act in 1947, panchayats for different regions were established in 1949. While after the enforcement of the 73rd Constitution Amendment Act in 1994, the UP Panchayati Raj Act, 1947 and UP Zila Panchayat Act 1961 were amended and were constitutionally arranged.
Until now, the third UP Panchayat Elections were concluded in 2005, the fourth one in 2010 and the fifth UP Panchayat Chunav concluded in 2015.
UP Panchayat Election 2021:
This year, the dates for UP Panchayat Elections 2021 are yet not declared, but as per the statement of High Court, the UP Panchayat Elections 2021 are expected to be conducted before 30th April 2021. And this year, 75 Zila Panchayat, 821 Shetra Panchayat and 59074 Gram Panchayat seats will witness elections. However, this year these UP Panchayat Elections have been delayed due to the ongoing Corona Virus Pandemic.
Moreover, this year a rotational reservation system has been introduced, according to which, the SC/ST and OBC seats which were reserved in 2015 will not be reserved this year. And these seats will be reserved for different categories according to the population.