The District Election Officer and Deputy Commissioner Munish Moudgil, on Wednesday, issued a show cause notice to V.M. Salimath and R.V. Bidaralli, Assistant Executive Engineers with the Belgaum City Corporation, on charges of dereliction of duty. They were deputed as Sector Officers in Belgaum South Assembly segment to keep a watch on electioneering in the constituency. They have been asked to submit explanations within three days, failing which appropriate action would be taken as per the law, according to a press release issued here on Thursday.

— Special Correspondent