Deputy Commissioner Srinagar recently held meeting with representatives of various Political Parties
He had threadbare discussion on rationalization/change of Polling Stations and Polling Station locations across his district.
The Deputy Commissioner(DC) Srinagar, who is also the District Election Officer(DEO) Srinagar recently met with the representatives of different Political Parties of Srinagar District here at the Meeting Hall of the DC Office Complex.
At the outset, the meeting discussed threadbare the Rationalisation of Polling Stations including creation, renaming or relocating Polling Booth locations recommended by District Election Authority in view of upcoming Summary Revision of Electoral Rolls.
Other than Electoral Registration Officers (EROs), the change of polling stations locations was also proposed by various political parties and other stakeholders in the District.
On the occasion, the DC/DEO briefed the meeting about the detailed reasons for change/relocation of 37 locations comprising 83 Polling Stations and recommendations made by concerned EROs for new locations.
It was informed that change of location of said polling stations has arisen due to several reasons like existing location/building being private structure has been converted into commercial setup/closed/upgraded etc.