Final round of training imparted to Polling Staff at Doda
Sep 22, 2023
DODA: The District Election Office in Doda concluded the third and final round of training for presiding officers, Polling officers, micro-observers, and Anganwari workers in preparation for the upcoming municipal election 2023.
The training took place at the Town Hall Doda to equip these officials with the essential skills and knowledge required to ensure a seamless and fair conduct of the elections.
The training sessions, organized by the Election Office in Doda, under the directions of DEO Vishesh Mahajan, were conducted by district-level master trainers. They provided comprehensive guidance to participants on various aspects of the electoral process. Presiding officers received training on their roles and responsibilities, including the proper handling of Electronic Voting Machines, vote counting procedures, closing the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) after counting, and maintaining the secrecy of the vote.
Micro-observers were also a crucial part of the training, in view of their pivotal role in monitoring the election process and promptly reporting any irregularities or violations they may observe. Furthermore, Anganwadi workers, well-versed with the local communities, were included in the training to enhance their involvement and ensure that they play a valuable role in the electoral process.