Haryana ready for simultaneous polls if EC decides so: Khattar
New Delhi: Haryana is ready for simultaneous elections to the Assembly and Lok Sabha if the Election Commission (EC) decides to do so, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Saturday and added he was in favour of such a move.
Khattar underlined that it was the prerogative of the poll panel when and how to conduct elections.
Khattar said the BJP-led dispensation provided a “graft-free and transparent”
“We ensured that government jobs were given on merit, started a new transfer policy for all government employees whereby most of them were posted as per their preferences,” he said.
Listing the achievements
of his government, Khattar said the pace of growth of the state would further expedite in the fifth year of his tenure.
He said he favoured simultaneous polls as it would be beneficial for the country and hoped that by 2024 this could be done.