Exercise franchise freely: DEO Kargil

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KARGIL: The District Election Officer (DEO) Kargil Vikas Kundal on Saturday said that all the arrangements have been put in place for the ensuing Urban Local Body (ULB) elections in the district Kargil.
Addressing media persons, he said arrangements regarding security, deployment of polling staff as well as randomisation of polling staff and EVMs besides training to polling staff have already been concluded.
The DEO appealed the voters that they should come out to cast their franchise freely.
While elaborating on arrangements, he said to ensure smooth conduct of polling, necessary arrangements have been put in place in all 13 wards of Municipal Committee, Kargil.
With respect to the time schedule of polling, he said that polling will start at 7 am and conclude at 4 pm. He said 6069 voters are enrolled in Municipal Committee, Kargil while as 2 polling stations were declared hyper sensitive and 11 sensitive polling stations.
He said two model polling stations have also been established to facilitate the voters.
Assistant Commissioner Revenue Sonam Chasjore was also present on the