A daylong electoral awareness conference for EROs, AEROs and BLOs under Systematic Voter Education Electoral Participation (SVEEP) was held today at New Conference Hall in Budgam.
On the occasion, District Election Officer Budgam, Dr Syed SehrishAsgar, who chaired the conference, held under the theme ‘No voter to be left un-registered’, directed the concerned to ensure the polling stations are accessible to all.
She directed the Education Department to ensure basic minimum facilities including installation of ramps for easy access to the disabled persons at all polling stations. The DEO emphasized accessible elections for all and directed concerned to ensure no genuine voter is left unregistered in the district.
During the meeting, the DEO interacted with BLOs and matters/issues related to the generation of maximum awareness on the electoral process and generating EPIC cards were discussed threadbare. She directed BLOs to take strenuous efforts on voter awareness and voter registration across the district.
On the occasion, issues regarding the provision of kits for BLOs and updation of electoral rolls were also discussed in the meeting.