Precious Kashmir News
Srinagar, Nov 26: Polling arrangement for first phase in Srinagar district were finalized at an officers meeting held under the chairmanship of District Panchayat Election Officer (DPEO) Srinagar, Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, held here at Banquet Hall Thursday.
The meeting was, among others, attended by the General Observer, all the Returning Officers and Nodal Officers besides police and civil officers associated with the election process in the district.
A threadbare discussion was held on the transpiration, parking and traffic plans, EVM and material dispatch, status of strong-room, establishment of control room, deployment of zonal and sectoral magistrates Covid- 19 screening besides status of ballot papers and ballot boxes, boarding lodging arrangements for polling staff and their stay.
The Returning Officer and Nodal Officers briefed the Election Observer and DPEO about the arrangements put in place for ensuring free, fair, ethical, transparent, and Covid safe DDC elections and Panchayat by-elections under first phase scheduled for Nov 28, 2020.
Shahid urged upon the nodal officers and other concerned functionaries to make foolproof arrangements for holding free and fair polls.