About This File
March, 2019 Document 21 - Edition 1
(For the guidance of political parties and candidates) & other related guidelines
This Manual attempts to inform and educate about Model code of conduct and enabling statutory provisions, instructions, precedents and selected court cases, relating thereto.
The Manual contains all existing instructions issued by the election Commission on Model code of Conduct, arranged under broad topics in each chapter. Important portions of the instructions in the chapters have been highlighted in colour/listed in the marginal boxes for convenience of readers. Annexures containing extracts of some important instructions and a list of FAQs along with their answers have also been added at the end of the Manual.