Civics

Which among the following is not the function of Returning officer ?


ANSWER

Allotment of symbols for the contesting candidates


SOLUTION
The Returning Officer is responsible for conducting elections in the parliamentary or assembly constituency as per the Representation of People's Act 1951. Whereas, options A, B and D are the functions of Returning Officer. The Election Commission allots symbols to recognize political parties and the candidates for election. Hence, option C is correct answer.
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