JK News Today

The first phase of training for polling personnel viz Presiding Officers and Polling officers for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections began here today under the supervision of District Election Officer (DEO Avny Lavasa.
On the first day, 250 male and 298 female Govt. employees of Leh, Nyoma, Durbuk and Kharu Tehsils attended the training programme.
The Nodal Officers for Manpower and Training, Dr Stanzin Rabgais and Dr Tondup Namgial gave training through presentation and highlighted the role and duties of Presiding and Polling Officers.
A detail training and live demonstration on the functioning and working procedures of EVM-VVPAT machines was also given to the employees by the Nodal Officers EVM-VVPAT Thinless Dawa and Mohammed Ayub.
Meanwhile, similar 2-day training for the Govt employees of Khaltsi and Nobra Sub divisions who will act as Presiding Officers and Polling officers also started under the supervision of respective SDMs.