KATHUA, DECEMBER 07:- The Polling parties were today dispatched for phase VIII of Panchayat Elections in block Barnoti, Mahanpur and Dhar Mahanpur of Kathua district,under the supervision of District Panchayat Election officer, Rohit Khajuria.
The polling for eighth phase of the panchayat elections will be held on December 8.
District Panchayat Election officer asked the Returning Officers to visit their allotted Halqas well in advance in order to get detailed on spot assessment of accessibility, security, counting plan as well as lighting arrangements required during polling and counting. He also instructed the ROs to submit the layout plan of counting centres to Election Centre in time.
As many as, 384 poll parties were dispatched for smooth and safe conduct of elections in 52 panchayat halqas spread across three blocks of Barnoti, Mahanpur and Dhar Mahanpur.
ADC, Ghanshyam Singh, ACR, Jatinder Mishra, ASP, Nasir Khan, Dy DEO, Chand Kishore Sharma and Tehsildar were present on the occasion.