Briefing to the sector officers and nodal officers of different district election committee about their responsibilities and duties as assigned for them for smooth conduct of election

Mangan, March 11 (IPR): With implementation of Model code of conduct from today and in order to enforce Model code of Conduct more effectively in the district, DM-CUM-DEO Shri Raj K. Yadav and S.P. North, Shri Kunzang Dorjee Shangderpa briefed to the sector officers and nodal officers of different district election committee about their responsibilities and reiterated the duties as assigned for them for smooth conduct of election here at DAC conference hall.

DM insisted to the officials to deliver their assigned task with utmost dedication and to work in close coordination with district control room, further he asked to the officers to strictly adhere with guidelines of Model code of conduct.

SP/North informed the name of police personnel those who are attached with sector Magistrate and locations of police force to be deployed in different areas of the district during course of election.

ECI organises video conference with CEOs of 20 different States and UTs of India

Gangtok, 08 Feb (IPR): The Election Commission of India (ECI) organised a video conference with Chief Electoral Officers (CEOs) of 20 different states and Union Territories of India on preparatory of Roll out of EVM Management system for general election.

The Deputy Election Commissioner, ECI, Shri. Sudeep Jain chaired the video conference.

Chief Electoral Officers of 20 States and Union Territories viz; Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Daman, Goa, Gujarat, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal and West Bengal attended the video conference.

Shri. Sudeep Jain informed that ECI is going to launch new software called EMS on February 25th for upcoming general election. The new software will replace old ETS software that is used by the Commission.