ANANTNAG, APRIL 07: The District Election Officer, Anantnag, Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, today chaired an officers meeting to review preparations for upcoming Parliamentary bye-polls.
He directed the concerned to ensure deployment of adequate Anganwadi workers (AWWs) at all the designated polling stations for frisking purposes on the date of polling.
The meeting was informed that as many as 631 AWWs will be deployed for election purposes. The DEO directed the Programme Officer Integrated Child Development Services to ensure advance remuneration to the AWWs designated for election duties. The DEO directed for ensuring that the designated AWWs report at the polling stations at 6:00 a.m. on the polling day.
The programme officer was asked to arrange training of the AWWs so that they can be sensitized in a better manner about their assignments. He was also directed to constitute a nodal cell for better coordination.