Bhubaneswar: The State Election Commission(SEC) has summoned an all-party meeting to brief party leaders on steps taken for the ensuing Panchayati Raj elections on December 16.

The meeting will be headed by the Election Commissioner Ajit Kumar Tripathy including a discussion with the participating parties about the poll schedule, submission of caste certificate along with nomination form in the case of SC, ST and BBC candidates, declaration regarding educational qualification , assets and liabilities, criminal antecedents submission of form No 17, 18, about the model code of conduct and conducting the election with all fair means.