Like our Facebook Page

Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
Breaking News :   Fostering reading habits | Jamaat leader, brothers of terrorists repose faith in democracy | Triumph of democracy: Baramulla breaks 40-yr record of highest turnout | J&K Police Inspector sits over transfer order | Restoration of J&K statehood solemn promise: PM Modi | Injured tourist couple showing improvement | SC refuses to entertain plea against new criminal laws | Cong didn’t revoke Article 370 for appeasement’s sake: Amit Shah | 5 youth detained with fake USD currency notes | 5 youth detained with fake USD currency notes | Weather to remain dry | Fire engulfs forest area in Udhampur | HPLA meeting held at Jaypee University of Information Technology | NC Sunami in Pir Panjal Zone: Rattan Lal Gupta | Tourist arrivals in Kashmir not right barometer of normalcy: Omar Abdullah | Will restore jobs, land rights of J&K taken away by current govt: Azad | CS reviews overall security scenario | Dr Darakhshan Andrabi visits Educational Institutions, meets public delegations, BJP leaders in Poonch | Restoration of Trains | Agniveers are not just soldiers but leaders, innovators, defenders: CDS Anil Chauhan | Delhi HC dismisses plea to mandate doctors specify drugs' side effects to patient | Earthquake of 4 magnitude hits Ladakh | Power shu tdown | Lecture session on "Personal Hygiene" organized | One day teachers training workshop held at GGHSS Bhaderwah | Tawi Trekkers Initiates Summer Reconnaissance Treks | DDC inspects progress of work on Domail-Katra Section of DAK Expressway | Crackdown on illegal mining, 5 vehicles seized | GDC, SHO conduct special lecture on drug abuse, cyber crime at Ghagwal | Cyber Cell solves online financial fraud amounting to Rs 11,12,000 | J&K wins 11 medals in India Skill Competitions 2024 | 5 bovine smugglers arrested, 13 bovines rescued | Police registers 6 FIRs, arrests 5 bovine smugglers, seizes 6 vehicles | Lady murdered, accused husband arrested | DPS Nagbani celebrates 'Atulya Bharat' with a cultural extravaganza | Farewell party at GDC Jourian celebrates final year students | GDC Purmandal organizes an excursion for the students | Sai Shyam College organizes Anti-Tobacco & Anti-Drug awareness program | J&K wins 11 medals in India Skill Competitions 2024 | GDC Nagrota holds elections for the Staff Secretary | SMVDU Alumnus from Institute for Plasma Research, Gujarat interacts with Students | Government Polytechnic College Jammu organizes technical visit to Gladni Grid Station | DPS Kathua hosts Inter-School Zone Level Cricket, Football Tournament | COL Vinod Pmg Jammu discusses post office schemes with Dc Rajouri | PDP hold protest over power crisis Fee hike in Srinagar | Agriculture Department Kashmir celebrates ‘World Bee Day’ | Missing lady along with her minor child traced out within 02 days | BJP all set to create new benchmark in Punjab Lok Sabha Polls: Kavinder | Spl Tribunal dismissed Ex-Deputy CM Wifes’ petition, imposed costs Rs 10 lacs | ECI establishes 187 special polling stations in Baramulla PC: CEO | Back Issues  
news details
General observer reviews election preparedness
4/1/2024 10:59:11 PM
Early Times Report

UDHAMPUR, Apr 1: General Observer for the 4-Udhampur Parliamentary Constituency, Dheeraj Kumar, and Police Observer Daljit Singh today conducted a comprehensive meeting with Assistant Returning Officers (AROs), Nodal Officers, Sector and Zonal Magistrates in the Conference Hall of DC Office Complex, here, to assess and enhance election preparedness.
The meeting was attended by District Election Officer, Saloni Rai; Senior Superintendent of Police Joginder Singh; Additional District Development Commissioner Rajinder Singh; Additional Deputy Commissioner Joginder Singh Jasrotia; Deputy District Election Officer Dr. Anirudh Rai AROs, and Nodal Officers.
During the meeting, District Election Officer provided a detailed overview of election preparedness at the polling station level, including plans related to single-window system for granting permissions, monitoring model code of conduct, Media Certification and Monitoring Committee (MCMC), vigilance on expenditure by political parties and candidates, and management of paid news.
The General Observer was apprised about provision made for the Assured Minimum Facilities at polling stations, working of expenditure monitoring cell, training of polling personnel, appointment and training of sectoral and zonal officers, randomization of polling personnel and Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), among other essential aspects of conducting elections.
Detailed discussions were held on the enforcement of model code of conduct, expenditure monitoring, security plan, and transport and communication plan. The Observers also interacted with AROs of 59-Udhampur West, 60-Udhampur East, 61-Chenani, and 62-Ramnagar Assembly constituencies respectively.
Emphasis was placed on conducting Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) activities comprehensively throughout the district, with AROs and Nodal Officers urged to adhere to latest guidelines from the Election Commission of India (ECI).
Furthermore, the General Observer directed teams to enhance readiness for the smooth conduct of general election, emphasizing coordination and providing theoretical and practical training to polling staff. Sector officers were instructed to sensitize vulnerable areas to encourage participation in the democratic process.
Senior Superintendent of Police, Udhampur also briefed the General Observer about the security plan being prepared for the smooth conduct of election in the district.
Later, the General Observer also conducted a field visit and inspected the preparedness on ground. He was accompanied by Daljit Singh, Police Observer District Election Officer and other officers. He reviewed the security arrangements made for strong room, collection and dispatch centres of EVM and places of stay for polling personnel. He appreciated the efforts of the District Election Officer and her election team for poll preparedness and SVEEP programmes.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
Early Times Android App
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
Train Enquiry
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center