—(1) For the purpose of hearing appeals against any decision of the Registration Officer, the Minister may appoint such Revising Officers as he may from time to time think fit.
(2) If any claimant, objector or person in regard to whom objection has been made is dissatisfied with the decision of the Registration Officer, he may, within 10 days from the date of the decision, appeal to the Revising Officer.
(3) Every appeal under this section shall be in writing and shall state shortly the ground of appeal.
(4) The Revising Officer shall hear such appeals in public giving notice of the dates of the hearing of the appeal to the parties concerned.
(4A) It shall be at the discretion of the Revising Officer whether or not to hear any evidence.
(4B) The Revising Officer’s determination of the appeal shall be final and conclusive and shall not be called in question in any court.
(5) When the Revising Officer has determined the appeals which have been lodged with respect to any register, he shall forward to the Registration Officer a statement under his hand containing the names which he has decided shall be included or inserted in the register and those which he has decided shall be expunged from the register, and the Registration Officer shall amend the register accordingly.
(6) [Deleted by Act 18 of 2005]