Preparations of Chitrakoot Assembly by-poll done

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 05 Nov 2017 12:22:03


Our Correspondent,


On the instructions of Chief Election Officer, for Chitrakoot Assembly by-poll, preparations of VVPAT machine, setting of names of candidates in EVM, ballot paper installation, was done at strong room at Govt Vyankar no 1, Satna.

On the occasion, Poll Observer Ashwini Kumar, District Returning Officer Mukesh Kumar Shukla, S P Rajesh Hingankar, representatives of political parties and candidates contesting the election. Collector and DRO Mukesh Kumar Shukla directed Technical and Assistant Officers for completing the work of setting of names of candidates, preparations of machine, with sincerity.

During testing and mockpoll, old battery should be used and new battery should be installed during election. EVM preparations and sealing work would be done in two rooms on 17 tables in presence of returning Officer by 17 Group In-charge, 49 Technical Officer and 17 Assistant Employee.
DRO Mukesh Kumar Shukla gave demonstration of the VVPAT machine for the first time and did symbol loading Zing in the presence of representatives of political parties, candidates of Chitrakoot assembly segment.

District BJP President Narendra Tripathi, Congress Maksood Ahmed, representatives of political parties, saw the demonstration and rested their queries. .
DRO Mr Shukla and Poll Observer Ashwini Kumar, S P Rajesh Hingankar visited the strong room and other room of counting venue. They expressed satisfaction on the arrangements.