Category 2: Persons who have been chargesheeted by a judicial court in a criminal case.
Category 3: Persons against whom there are prima-facie findings by an investigating agency on the basis of which a charge-sheet has been filed in a court by the said agency.
Category 4: Persons who are absconding from law, although they may not have been chargesheeted.
Category 5: Persons who are in jail, under preventive laws, on economic or criminal grounds, after approval by the Advisory Board.
Category 6: Persons who have a long crime history and as such are considered anti-social and unfit to contest the elections.