General Observers for 5 Assembly segments of Budgam, Rajesh Kumar Tyagi and Karnesh Sharma along with District Election Officer (DEO), Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar today presided over the final randomization of polling staff for the General Lok Sabha Election-2020 during a meeting held at New Conference Hall, Budgam.
Besides General Observers, Nodal Officer Elections Mushtaq Ahmad Simnani (ADC Budgam), AROs, Nodal Officer EVM Management, Waseem Raja, Dy.DEO Budgam, Nuzhat Qureshi, Nodal Officer, MCMC, Showkat Hussain Ganie, Nodal Officer IT Management, Abdul Rouf Wani were also present on the occasion.
The DEO briefed about the arrangements put in place to ensure free and fair polls are held across the district. While giving the details, the DEO said that under 3rd randomization, polling parties were allotted to each polling station.
She said that all the polling parties shall be deputed to their respective polling stations on April-17 polling party dispatch day.
The DEO said that involving 2500 employees, total number of 624 polling parties have been constituted out of which 114 will be dispatched to Chadoora, 143 to Budgam, 131 to Beerwah, 130 to Khansaheb and 106 to Charsharief assembly segments. She added that besides 15 per cent have been kept as reserve staff.
The observers also took stock of process of webcasting, distribution and collection of election related material, installation of CCTVs at all identified places.