CHENANI: A voters’ awareness rally “Heritage Walk” under Systematic Voters Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) programme was organized at Chenani, today by District Administration Udhampur at Chenani under the overall supervision of District Development Commissioner, Udhampur, Mrs Yasha Mudgal, who is also District Election Officer of the district.
As many as 1000 number of students of various schools participated in the rally, which started from Higher Secondary School Chenani and after passing through various locations of the town, Domail, National Highway finally culminated at the starting point. The participants highlighted the importance of vote and election by holding banners and placards.
The rally was jointly flagged off by Sub Divisional Magistrate, Chenani, Mr. D.K Sharma and Tehsildar Chenani, Dr. Usman Khan.
SDM Chenani addressed the participants and threw light on importance of the right to vote. He stressed upon the participants to get themselves registered as voters and caste their vote for choosing best representative through the process.
Similar rallies were also taken by the students of Higher Secondary School Sudhmahadev and Kud respectively to spread awareness among the general public regarding the participation in the voting process.