Doda, Nov 25: Additional District Development Commissioner Doda Mohammad Hanief Malik Sunday chaired training of Micro-Observers for fourth phase of Panchayat elections to ensure smooth conduct of Panchayat Elections 2018 in the district.
The polling for three blocks- Ghat, Dali Udhyanpur and Gundna is scheduled to be held on 27 November, 2018.
On the occasion, ADDC Doda exhorted upon all the participants to adhere to the guidelines of ECI in letter and spirit for successful conduct of Panchayat Election. He asked all the participants to go through the election handbook before polls.
The participants were imparted elaborate training regarding Model Code of Conduct, preparation of polling parties, handling of law and order, training management, ballot boxes, ballot papers, and various other guidelines of Election Commission of India (ECI).
Later, General Observer, Tilak Raj asked the participants to remain keen and pro-active during the election process. He further added that Micro Observers are eyes and ears of the election process and they are required to observe all the poll activities.
Among others, Deputy Election Officer Haroon Naik besides other officials attended the meeting.