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Awareness campaign on EVM, VVPAT continues in Kishtwar

District administration Kishtwar continued with the awareness programme to sensitize voters about the functioning of Electronic voting machines (EVM) along with Voter-verifiable paper audit trail (VVPT).

The awareness programme is being held under the supervision of District Election Officer Angrez Singh Rana. Nodal Officer SVEEP, Anoop Sharma and Pardeep Koul have been planning the entire campaign.

In this connection, a mega awareness programme was held today at Higher Secondary School Boys Kishtwar.

The programme was among others attended by Prehlad Bhagat, Principal HSS Kishtwar, Javed Ahmed Kichloo, HOD DIET Kishtwar and all staff members of the School.

Pardeep Koul spoke in detail regarding the EVM and VVPAT and said that the model of EVM- VVPAT combination is 100 percent reliable and transparent which can verify for the voter that the vote has been cast to the same candidate whom for button has been pressed.

Tanveer Malik (Master Trainers) displayed the operation of EVM VVPAT to the people present over there.

Meanwhile, the campaign continued in Chatroo, Mughal Maidan areas with Master Trainers Jaffer Wani, Shoket Ali, Baber Amin and Zuber Mattoo spearheading the campaign.

Also, Master Trainers namely Girdhari Lal, Tenzen Sambial, Rishi Kumar and Tenzen Tundup took the campaign to various areas of the district.

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