Shri Bhupinder Singh Hooda,
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana,
Kothi No. 1, Sector 3,
Chandigarh - 160003
Sh.Dharam Vir, IAS (Retd.)
State Election Commissioner
State Election Commission, Haryana
Nirvachan Sadan, Plot No.2, Sector-17, Panchkula.
Registration of voters for Municipal Corporation Gurgaon for elections due within six
months of dissolution of erstwhile Gurgaon Municipal Council on 2nd June 2008
1. We the citizens of Gurgaon had placed a charter of demands before Hon’ble Chief Minister,
Haryana, in our letters dated 3
June 2009, 1
September 2009, and 21
2. The major demands pertained to implementation of 73rd and 74th Amendments:
An elected body to govern Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon.
District Planning Committee drawn from elected members of PRIs and ULBs.
All district officials made accountable to district planning committee, PRI or ULB.
Provision of Ombudsman procedure for premature dismissal of any local body.
Framing rules for implementing effective devolution of all twelfth schedule powers to ULBs.
Proper door-to-door registration of electors in Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon.
Holding time-bound elections within the constitutional framework.
Framing rules to enable State Finance Commission and State Election Commission to fulfil
their constitutional mandate.
Delay in municipal elections
3. On 9th October 2009, Lt Col (Retd) SS Oberoi had sent an email to your office detailing the
severe delay and the constitutional impropriety likely to be inferred in case of continued delay
wherein ―door to door registration of voters of added areas of municipality yet to be
commenced.‖ (Copy at Annex A)
4. The tentative ward delimitation carried out by the MC of Gurgaon basis survey population