In view of the upcoming General Elections to the Lok Sabha, a special training programme for women personnel to be deployed as Presiding Officers and Polling Officers was held at Conference Hall Baroo here today.
The training programme was held under the overall supervision of the District Election Officer (DEO), Kargil Baseer ul Haq Choudhary.
Deputy District Election Officer Nargis Banoo chaired the training session during which the Assembly Level Master Trainers (DLMTs) Aga Syed Jamal, Gulzar Hussain Danish and Ali Haider conducted the training and demonstrated the usage of Electronic Voting Machines and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail to the participants. The women personnel also had a hands-on trial of the equipments. Meanwhile, the trainers also enlightened the participants about the roles and responsibilities of presiding and polling officers during the polling process.