All women polling booths in offing

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All women polling booths in offing

Friday, 15 March 2019 | PNS | Jamshedpur

East Singhbhum deputy commissioner has directed the assistant returning officers and block officers to constitute at least two model polling booths in each block and also identify all women polling booths.

The deputy commissioner also sought information on assured minimum facilities status for general and persons with disablities at polling booths and route chart of polling parties from cluster to polling stations.

Kumar reviewed preparations for Lok Sabha elections slated to be held at Jamshedpur seat on May 12. He warned all government officials entrusted with poll duty against slackness or dereliction of duty.

Kumar said an all-women polling booth should be set up in the city. All-women polling booths will have only women poll duty workers. Model polling booths should also be set up in urban areas, he said.