Polling parties dispatched for phase-III of DDC, Panchayat/ULB by-elections in Anantnag
ANANTNAG, DECEMBER 03: Ahead of the Phase III of District Development Council (DDC), Panchayat/ULB by-elections on 04 December, 2020, 279 designated polling parties along with election/poll material were today dispatched from the Distribution Centres.
The polling parties were dispatched to the Polling stations setup in Khoveripora, Hiller blocks and Mattan besides, Seer Hamdan Municipal Committees.
Under this phase, polling will be held for Khovripora and Hiller DDC seats, Panch and Sarpanch vacancies (where ever necessary) in these two blocks and ULB vacancies (where ever necessary) in Mattan and Seer Hamdan MC’s.
For DDC seat Hiller, 07 candidates are in fray whose political fate will be decided by 15804 electors while as 47676 voters shall decide the fate of 06 contesting candidates for DDC seat Khoveripora for which 63 and 205 polling stations have been established respectively.
Meanwhile, District Panchayat Election Officer (DPEO) Anantnag, K.K. Sidha, along with ADC (S) (Dy. DPEO) reviewed the arrangements and Basic Minimum Facilities (BMF’s) in the Polling stations.
The DPEO exhorted for facilitating every basic amenity in the Polling stations so that voters as well as polling staff may not face any kind of inconvenience.