GANDERBAL: The District Electoral Officer (DEO), Ganderbal Dr Piyush Singla on Saturday expressed satisfaction over the preparedness for the ensuing elections to the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) in the district.
Addressing media persons, Dr Singla said 43 nominations have been found valid for 17 wards of Ganderbal Municipal Committee going to polls in the fourth Phase on October 16.
For strengthening the democracy at the grass root level, he appealed the people to participate in large numbers in upcoming elections. He said all the necessary arrangements have been put in place for the smooth and hassle-free conduct of elections in the district.
Regarding security measures, he said that all the necessary arrangements have been put in place for the safety of people participating in elections.