GO asks poll observers to be vigilant

ZIRO, Apr 2: General observer (GO) Shanavas S on Tuesday exhorted the micro observers, sector magistrates, flying squads, etc, of Lower Subansiri district to be vigilant and record the entire proceedings at their respective polling stations.
Addressing a training programme on EVM, VVPAT, etc, here, the GO advised them to utilize the training to clear all doubts pertaining to their roles and responsibilities.
Expenditure observer Vikrant Bangotra and DC Chukhu Takar also participated in the training, which was conducted by master trainer Umesh Mishra and his team.
In West Siang HQ Aalo, GO for Liromoba, Aalo West and Aalo East constituencies, Darpan Jain, held a meeting with representatives of various political parties and DC Swetika Sachan on Monday.
The representatives of the candidates were advised to observe the model code of conduct and submit daily expenditure reports.
The DC said tough stand would be taken against law and order problems in order to create an atmosphere conducive to holding free and fair polls in the district.
Preparations are underway for commissioning of EVMs and VVPATs for Liromoba, Likabali, Basar, Aalo West and Aalo East from 1 March, and the representatives of the candidates have been asked to witness the process of commissioning, which is being videographed to maintain transparency. (DIPROs)