Municipal Polls-2018: DEO Ganderbal reviews security action plan


GANDERBAL, SEPTEMBER 24: The District Election Officer, Ganderbal, Dr. Piyush Singla today reviewed the security arrangements to be made for the conduct of Municipal Elections – 2018 in the Ganderbal district for which the Chief Electoral Officer has already issued a notification.

The meeting was attended by SSP Ganderbal, CO-5RR, ADC, Ganderbal, all ROs, AROs, other officers of Army and Police department besides other officers of district Administration.

Threadbare discussions were made regarding security action plan to be put forth during the election process in the meeting, chaired under leadership of DEO Ganderbal.

In the meeting DEO stressed to generate awareness among people about the importance of upcoming elections in strengthening grass root democracy and holistic development of towns and villages. He advised the Army and Police officials to ensure adequate security cover to the election staff to ensure that elections are conducted in free and fair manner.

In the meeting the security agencies assured that foolproof security arrangements for the candidates and voters will be put in place to ensure smooth and incident free elections in the district.

Further the DEO directed all the concerned to work according to the directions issued by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) to ensure smooth and fair elections in the district.