In view of the upcoming Panchayat Elections for first and the second phase in the district, the training session for Returning Officers and Assistant Returning Officers was held today here at Conference hall,DC office complex ,Doda.
In an introductory session, District Election Officer, Anshul Garg asked all the participants to put in a committed effort while performing their respective duties to ensure maximum electoral participation. He advised them to maintain close coordination with concerned BDOs and Election cell established at DC office for any queries.
The training was imparted by Master Trainers, SDM,Bhalessa, Dilmir Choudhary and SDM, Assar, Varunjeet Charak.
A total of 117 ROs and AROs were acquainted with the operation of ballot boxes and allied election materials for the smooth conduct of free and fair elections.
Under the supervision of DEO, the training was moderated by Nodal Officer, Fayaz Ahmed Mehta.
The participants were also provided the hand books of Panchayat Raj Act for ready reference.
Pertinently, the first and the second phase of the Panchahat Elections in the district for Bhalessa, Changa, Jhakyas, Chilly Pingal, Bhagwah, and Kashtigarh scheduled to be commencing from October 23 and October 26,2018 respectively.