IPS Election Announcement (2024)

Inviting nominations for election of the Society for the year 2024

Nominations are invited in the prescribed proforma (Preliminary Ballot) only from members of the Indian Phytopathological Society having voting right for the following office bearers in the Executive Council of the Society as mentioned below.

  • President Elect(2024)
  • Joint Secretary(2024-2025)
  • Zonal President(2024)
  • Zonal Councillor(2024)

The last date of receiving the nomination at the Society's office is Dec 17, 2023.

Important Notes:

  • The Society has developed an online voting system from 2020.
  • The conventional voting system through sending/receiving of the ballots is withdrawn from 2021. Only online voting is available.
  • Members of the Society (Annual/Life) having less than two years of continuous standing during (2021-22 & 2022-23) and those who have not paid annual dues by July 31, 2023 are not eligible to vote or contest election for any office bearer of the Society.
  • Before Login, please check and ensure your email and mobile number are correct on the member's database available on the IPS website: https://ipsdis.org/allmembers
  • If the email /mobile number is not correct, please write a mail to the Secretary, IPS (E-mail: ipsdis@yahoo.com) to update your email and mobile number, failing of which, members will not get the OTP for login. 
  • E-mail ID and mobile numbers are mandatory for online voting.
  • Disseminate this information among the other members of your zone.


Start date of Preliminary nomination:Dec 01, 2023
Last date of Preliminary nomination:Dec 17, 2023
Counting of Preliminary nomination:Dec 18, 2023
Dispatch of letter to nominees for consent:Dec 19, 2023
Last date for receipt of consent/withdrawal of nomination:Dec 26, 2023
Start date of voting:Jan 08, 2024
Last date of voting:Jan 28, 2024
Counting of Final Votes:Jan 29, 2024
Declaration of result:In Annual General Body Meeting