All set for MLC election: Collector Swetha Mohanty
Medical – Malkajgiri District Collector Shweta Mohanty said that necessary arrangements should be made to conduct the Hyderabad, Rangareddy and Mahabubnagar Legislative Council (MLC) elections. A meeting was held with the district level officials of the departments regarding the MLC elections at the conference hall of the District Collectorate on Friday.
She further said that, 1,31,000 graduates are there in the didtrict, accordingly Ballot boxes would be prepared for 198 polling stations across the district and staff would be trained on election duty management and work to be done. The Collector also said that Covid protocols should be strictly followed at the polling stations and wheelchairs should be made available for the disabled.
The Collector directed the officials to appoint micro-observers and route officers for the MLC elections and to make arrangements for webcasting at every polling station. The Collector directed the officers to deploy special police forces and police teams to conduct the MLC elections in a peaceful atmosphere.
She explained that, The Collector also directed the District Transport as well as the Education Department to make fool proof arrangements for the transportation of election officials, staff. Also, complaints or any queries during the elections can call Election Grievances 9292409781, 08418297820 said Shwetha Mohanthy.
The meeting was attended by Additional District Collector Vidyasagar, DRVO Linganayak, Nodal Officers, Malkajgiri DCP Rakshitha Murthy Balanagar DCP Padmaja Reddy, RDO Mallya, DEO Vijayakumari, Kookatpalli ACP Lakshminarayana and others.