Following completion of term of the three-tier Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs), Deputy Commissioner, Hailakandi, Assam, Adil Khan has ordered dissolution of all the bodies.
In a notification issued to this effect, Deputy Commissioner Khan while ordering dissolution of Zilla Parishad, Gram Panchayats and Anchalik Panchayats following expiry of their term, authorised officers to act on his behalf as president of the PRI bodies till the completion of the election process and formation of new elected bodies.
District Development Commissioner, FR Laskar has been authorised to officiate as president Hailakandi Zilla Parishad. Meanwhile, Laskar took over charge from outgoing president Anamuddin Laskar on Monday.
Additional Deputy Commissioner Amalendu Roy has been asked to officiate as president Katlicherra Anchalik Panchayat, Additional Deputy Commissioner Ruth Lienthang as president Lala Anchalik Panchayat, Circle Officer, Hailakandi, Tridip Roy as president Hailakandi Anchalik Panchayat, SDO(C), Katlicherra, James Aind as president South Hailakandi Anchalik Panchayat and Assistant Commissioner, Rebecca L. Changsan as president Algapur Anchalik Panchayat. The Block Development Officers of Hailakandi, Lala, Katlicherra, Algapur and South Hailakandi will act as president of all the Gaon Panchayats under their respective jurisdictions with immediate effect.