Section 47 Appointment of counting agents - Representation of the People Act, 1951
What is the Procedure for Appointment of counting agents? Section 47 of Representation of the People Act, 1951
Section 47 : Appointment of counting agents
A contesting candidate or his election agent may appoint in the prescri bed
manner one or more persons, but not exceeding such number as may be prescribed,
to be present as his counting agent or agents at the counting of votes, and when
any such appointment is made notice of the appointment shall be given in the
prescribed manner to the returning officer.