Training of election officials continues
Wed, 18 -Jan, 2012
Haldwani, 17 Jan: The Zonal Magistrates, Sector Magistrates and Presiding Officers were given training in two shifts at MBPG College, Haldwani in view of the upcoming election.
Speaking on the occasion, District Election Officer/DM Nidhimani Tripathi asked the trainees to get well acquainted with the entire process of electioneering and ensure that they faced no problem during voting.
It was a national programme and the duty of all concerned to conduct elections with honesty, dedication, transparency and impartial approach, said Tripathi.
All present had to have mobile numbers of the sector magistrate in order to seek immediate assistance. The arrangements were being made to hire mules and coolies for booths falling on the bridle path and the CMO has been directed to arrange for medical facilities. Meals would be served by Bhojan Matas in the schools where polling booths had been set up, said Tripathi.