Dated Aizawl, the 23rd March, 2018



                   In exercise of the powers conferred under Article 243ZA of the Constitution of India read with sub-rule (5) of Rule 7 of the Chakma Autonomous District Council (Constitution, Conduct of Business, etc.) Rules, 2002 as amended in 2012, the State Election Commission has issued Model Code of Conduct for the guidance of Political Parties and Candidates during the General Elections to Chakma Autonomous District Council which shall come into operation with effect from the date of announcement of Election and the same shall remain in force till such time the election process is completed.


                        In addition to the above, the Commission hereby issues the following instructions for compliance of all concerned during the ensuing General Election to Chakma Autonomous District Council, 2018 –


1)     No recruitment/appointment process in Government Departments / Public Undertaking Corporations within Chakma Autonomous District Council area under Lawngtlai District should be initiated or made which invariably includes written test, personal interview and selection of candidates excepting cases dealt with by the State Public Service Commission, without prior clearance of the State Election Commission.


2)     No transfer and posting in respect of officers/officials should be made during the operation of the Model Code of Conduct. In the case of transfer orders already issued prior to the date of announcement of General Election to Chakma Autonomous District Council but not implemented till the time when Model Code of Conduct came into effect, should not be given effect to without obtaining specific written permission from the State Election Commission.


3)     In such case where transfer of an officer/official is considered necessary on account of administrative exigencies, the department concerned, with full justification approach the Commission for prior clearance.


            All Administrative Departments are expected to cooperate with the State Election Commission in its onerous duties of conducting free and fair elections to Chakma Autonomous District Council. Violation of any of the above will be seriously viewed by the State Election Commission.

    By order, etc.,





State Election Commission,




Memo No.B.12021/1/2018-SEC/CADC          :           Dated Aizawl, the 23rd March, 2018.

Copy to:-

1. Sr. PPS to Chief Secretary, Govt. of Mizoram for kind information of Chief Secretary with a request to circulate the above or issue similar direction to all Administrative Departments.

2. Deputy Commissioner, Lawngtlai District, Lawngtlai for favour of information and follow-up action in CADC area under Lawngtlai District.

3. All Observers for favour of information.

4. Executive Secretary, Chakma Autonomous District Council.

5. Guard File.






State Election Commission,