Additional Affidavit on Govt. Dues

Candidates to submit ‘No Demand Certificate' from agencies providing electricity, water and telephone along with their nomination paper
 
At every election to either House of Parliament and to the State Legislature, every candidate at the time of filing nomination paper, shall also file an additional affidavit in the FORMAT along with the 'No Demand Certificate' from the agencies providing electricity, water and telephone with also rent, in case he had been in occupation of any Govt. accommodation during the last 10 years.
 
This affidavit would be in addition to the affidavit required to be filed in Form-26, and shall be got attested by an Oath Commissioner, or Notary Public, or Magistrate of the First Class. The outer limit for filing this affidavit would be 3:00 P.M. on the last date of filing nomination paper.  Failure to file the affidavit along with the 'No Demand Certificates' would be treated as a defect of substantial nature for the purposes of Section-36 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951.