SAMBA, OCTOBER 08- Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, Shantmanu convened a meeting of ERO’s of Samba and Kathua districts in connection with special summary revision of electoral rolls here today. Deputy Chief Electoral Officer, Rishpal Singh and District Electoral Officer Samba, Sheetal Nanda were also present in the meeting.
The exercise has been started for universal enrolment of eligible voters with January 1st2016 as qualifying date. The CEO enquired about the SVEEP programmes being implemented in districts and stressed on organizing programmes up to October 15th 2015 wherein all voters, political parties can apply for addition/deletion/correction of voters.
He also stressed on intensifying awareness and motivational activities to ensure that people get enrolled and vote at the time of elections. The officials were directed to do reconciliation and provide audit clearance certificates for previous elections.