Election Urgent: Election preparedness reviewed in border sub division Karnah
Kupwara, November 25: Sub Divisional Magistrate(SDM) Karnah, Dr. Bilal Mohi-ud-Din Bhat who is also the Returning Officer for 13-Tangdar DDC contituency today convened a meeting of concerned officers to review the arrangements for conduct of District Development Council (DDC) and Panchayat By-elections in the sub division.
The meeting held threadbare discussion and reviewed the ongoing preparations for the election to be held on November 28 for Tangdar DDC constituency in first phase.
The meeting was informed that a Control Room has already been established in Mini Secretariat Tangdar to overlook whole election process in the sub division. It was also informed that all necessary arrangements have been put in place for deployment of polling staff at the concerned locations.
The SDM directed the concerned officers to ensure strict adherence to the guidelines of Model Code of Conduct (MCC).
Meanwhile, 54 polling stations have been notified in the sub division for which 162 presiding and polling officers have been detailed for election duty.
The meeting was attended by Zonal & Sector Magistrates, Nodal Officer Post Ballot Paper, Micro Observers, BDOs of Tangdar & Teetwal, SHO and other cocerned.