LEH: Considering the Municipal elections in Leh on October 8, 2018, day-long election training to the polling personnel who are deployed for different wards of Municipality has been conducted here on Saturday under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner, Leh, Avny Lavasa, who is also the District Election Officer (DEO).
It is to mention that Leh Municipality is divided in 13 wards and polling for election of members in these wards shall be held in 21 Polling Stations through Electronic Voting Machines.
Expressing pleasure over the ending of nomination filing process in a satisfying way, DC mentioned the efficient work of the deployed officers and officials.
Avny said that holding of polling is much greater responsibility ahead, therefore she cautioned each and every polling official to take the training very seriously, making them well conversant with the election guidelines, efficiently handling of Electronic Voting Mission and other important polling procedures in order to ensure free, fair and transparent Municipal elections in Leh.
The district level master trainers Thinles Dawa and Mohammad Ayub gave a comprehensive training to the polling personnel about the handling of Electronic Voting Machines. The final training to the polling staff is scheduled on October 6 and the polling parties shall be dispatched for all the wards on October 7, 2018.
Deputy District Election Officer, Dr Udham Dass was also present.