Two-day training for election officers

For the first time in the history of Election Commission (EC), VVPATs are being pressed into service in Telangana State elections and the EC felt that officials required training in this regard.

By Author  |  Published: 9th Nov 2018  12:42 am

Hyderabad: The TS Chief Election Office has decided to hold a two-day training programme for election officers in Hyderabad starting November 14 to ensure smooth and fair elections.

For the first time in the history of Election Commission (EC), VVPATs are being pressed into service in Telangana State elections and the EC felt that officials required training in this regard.

The two-day training will be attended by the CEO Rajat Kumar and Election Commission staff to train the poll staff. During the training session, the officials will also explain about providing additional facilities to disabled, role of election officers, booth level officials, among other things.