—(1) An application for withdrawal shall be supported by affidavits filed by all the parties to the application under section 71 and their solicitors and by the election agents of the parties who were candidates at the election.
(2) Each such affidavit shall state the grounds on which the application for withdrawal is made and —
that, to the best of the deponent’s knowledge and belief, no agreement or terms of any kind whatsoever has or have been made, and no undertaking has been entered into in relation to the withdrawal of the application under section 71; or
where any lawful agreement has been made with respect to the withdrawal of the application under section 71, that agreement.
(3) The Judge may on cause shown dispense with the affidavit of any particular person referred to in paragraph (1) if it appears on special grounds to be just to do so.