A complained has been made to Chief Electoral
Officer of Andhra Pradesh stating that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister has
violated the Model Code of Conduct by holding official review meetings. Chief Minister had conducted a meeting to
review the progress on the Polavaram project.
Provision 19.5 of the Model Code of Conduct for
Elections prohibits officials from attending any meeting called by the
ministers (including Chief Minister) or political functionaries.
Model code of Conduct (MCC) are the guidelines
issued by the Election Commission of India for conduct of political parties and
candidates during elections. The MCC comes into force immediately on the
announcement of the election schedule by the commission. The Code remains in
force till the end of the electoral process.