DC Baramulla reviews election preparedness

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Baramulla, Mar 15: Deputy Commissioner Dr G N Itoo today chaired a meeting of designated Nodal Officers, EROs and AEROs to review the arrangements for the smooth conduct of upcoming Lok Sabha Elections 2019.
The meeting among other things discussed threadbare status of service voters, persons with disability voter enrollment, Verification of proposals for change in polling stations, Logical errors/ Updated contingency plan (Uri only) and status of continuous updation.
The meeting also discussed details of polling stations, locations with regard to accessibility, telecom connectivity, basic minimum facilities, infrastructure, vulnerability and other related issues.
The DC impressed upon the officials to set up the polling stations at convenient locations and ensure basic facilities including water, electricity, toilet, cleanliness.
Later, a mock poll under the supervision of DC was held in which the representatives of different political parties participated. The representatives expressed satisfaction over the arrangements and the polling machinery including VVPATs to be used in the elections.