KISHTWAR : In order to spread the electoral literacy among the voters, awareness programmes on Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machine was today held at Government Polytechnic College Kishtwar, ITI Kishtwar, Tehsils of Chatroo, Padder and Mughal Maidan.
The programmes were held under the directions of Angrez Singh Rana, District Election Officer (Deputy Commissioner) Kishtwar. Anoop Sharma, Nodal Officer SVEEP supervised the campaign.
At Polytechnic College Kishtwar and ITI Kishtwar, Pardeep Koul along with Tanveer Malik (ALMTs) made extensive efforts to aware the students and the faculty members regarding EVM and VVPAT.
Majority of first time voters took a keen interest in the brainstorming session.
The campaign was also taken to Chatroo, Mughal Maidan and Padder Tehsils where a number of polling stations were covered.
ALMTs Zuber Mattoo, Girdhari Lal, Jaffer Wani, Baber Amin, Tenzin Tundup, Tenzin Sambial, Rishi Kumar and others took the campaign effortlessly to every nook and corner of the assigned areas.