District Election Officer, Kathua Dr Shahid Iqbal today held a press conference to brief media persons regarding District Election plan as the model code of conduct is coming under force with the pronouncement of election dates by Election Commission of India.
Dr Shahid Iqbal informed the media persons that a well equipped District Election Cell has been established which is now functional. He disclosed that office of District Election Officer and the designated Nodal Officers for Media, MCMC, MCC, Expenditure Monitoring will function under one roof at new building of District Employment and Counselling Centre behind DC office complex.
DEO also briefed the details regarding the polling schedule, SVEEP campaign and the details of the extensive strategy for achieving best voter turnout ensuring no voter will be leftout in the polling excerise.
He appealed the media persons to play their role for disseminating important information regarding election.