SRINAGAR: The District Election Officer (DEO) Anantnag Mohammad Younis Malik on Monday convened a meeting of the nodal officers to review the preparedness for Panchayat Elections 2018.
To ensure the smooth conduct of Panchayat elections in the district, nodal officers for model code of conduct, manpower management, expenditure, trainings, communication, transportation and media management have been designated. Various aspects pertaining to the elections were discussed in the meeting.
The DEO stressed upon the officers to work in coordination and synergy to ensure free and fair conduct of elections. He emphasised upon the officers to acquaint themselves with the manuals and guidelines of the Election Commission of India (ECI).
Besides the nodal officers, the meeting was attended by ADCs of Anantnag, ACD Anantnag, Dy District Election Officer Anantnag, Dy SP Anantnag, SDM Pahalgam, DIO Anantnag, DPO Anantnag and all the block development officers (BDOs) of the district.