1. Preparation and Publication of electoral roll
The electoral roll of the local body shall be the same as per the current Electoral Roll of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Constituency pertaining to the area of the Local Body concerned. Electoral Rolls shall be prepared by the Electoral Registration Officers as per the instructions issued by the State Election Commission.
Anybody wishing to raise a claim for inclusion of name in the roll or any objection in respect of any entry in the roll so published, shall submit a proper claim or objection under the provisions of Registration of Electors Rules, 1960 to the Electoral Registration Officers of the Legislative Assembly Constituency concerned. Based on the order of Electoral Registration Officers of the Assembly Constituency on such claim and objection, the Electoral Registration Officers of the local body shall amend the relevant portion of the local body electoral roll incorporating the changes by issuing an amendment to the relevant part of the local body electoral roll.
Such inclusions, corrections and deletions can be carried out up to the last date fixed for making nomination for the local body elections.
The electoral roll shall be printed and published by the Electoral Registration Officer in accordance with the instructions of the State Election Commission.
Two copies will be supplied to the recognised political parties at free of cost. Saleable copies will be available at the office of the Local Body Electoral Registration Officer.
2. Provision of Polling Station
Adequate no. of polling stations for the voters of the area to exercise their franchise will be provided by the Returning Officer.The list of polling station attached to each polling area will be prepared and published by the Returning Officer after obtaining the approval of the District Election Officer / District Collectors as per the directions of the State Election Commission.
Total No.of Polling Station provided during 1996 - 72,926
Total No.of Polling Station provided during 2001 - 78,965
Total No.of Polling Station provided during 2006 - 80,458