General Observer interacts with reps of political parties in Kupwara

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Kupwara, Mar 29: General Observer for three assembly segments of District Kupwara, K K Pathak in the presence of District Election Officer Kupwara Anshul Garg convened a meeting with the representatives of various political parties.
The representatives were briefed about the latest instructions issued by the ECI for the conduct of upcoming general elections.
Additional District Development, ADC, ACR, Deputy DEO, besides other officers associated with elections and representatives of various national and regional political parties attended the meeting.
The Observer held detailed discussions with the representatives of the political parties about Model Code of Conduct (MCC) and various matters and issues related to upcoming elections. He sought cooperation and coordination from political parties for smooth conduct of elections in the district.
DEO on the occasion apprised that all the arrangements have been put in place to ensure free and fair elections and different types of committees have been constituted to check the implementation of MCC.
The representatives showed satisfaction on overall process and arrangements put in place by District Administration Kupwara for conduct of general elections.
Later, the General Observer along with DEO and other officials of election cell visited Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) strong-room. The team took a thorough round of the entire venue, expressed satisfaction and directed the concerned officials to ensure smooth election process in the district.