Download THE PUNJAB DEMARCATION, CLASSIFICATION AND NAMING OF LOCAL AREAS RULES, 2019 — They shall come into force at once. The words and expressions used but not defined in the rules shall have the same meanings as are assigned to it in the Act. For the purpose of the rules, every Commissioner shall be the Demarcation Authority for all Local Areas in the respective Division. The Demarcation Authority, inter alia, shall hear and decide all suggestions and objections against the initial proposal under Rule 10. Subject to the provisions of the Act and any regulation or standing instruction on the subject, the Demarcation Officer shall prepare a proposal, to be called the initial proposal, for division of all areas comprising the District, except the areas excluded under sub-section (2) of Section 1 of the Act, into Urban and Rural Local Areas in accordance with Rule 20.