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Chief Electoral Officer reviews election preparedness in the constituency of Chandigarh

Chandigarh, 15th April, 2019: A review meeting was held today under the chairmanship of Chief Electoral Officer- cum-Finance Commissioner, Sh. Ajoy Kumar Sinha with the Nodal Officers to assess the election preparedness for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 in Chandigarh.

During the meeting officials discussed key issues pertaining to preparedness of polling station, security arrangements, movement of vehicles, Model Code of Conduct, static surveillance teams, flying squads, status of grievance received and redressed through C-Vigil App, webcasting at polling stations, deployment of central forces on operational duty, issuance of Election Duty Certificate, Arms & License deposit during MCC, expenditure monitoring, availability of health services during any emergency situation, intensive hands-on procedural training of presiding and polling officials, PwD voting App, reserve teams, strengthening of manpower, EVM management system, setting up for RO cell for nominations, food arrangements for staff on Election duty at the Polling Station and fulfilment of official requirements of observers. 

Those who are or have turned 18 by 1 January, 2019, can register themselves for Voter Card by submitting Form 6 to BLO, SDM office, Sampark centre, NVSP website and Voter Helpline App until 19 April, 2019. To assist the voters, a helpline number 1950 is also functional. With this toll free number, voters can get an easy solution to their election related queries.


Election Department