First-level training for Polling officer – l & Presiding Officers of West District

Gyalshing, 12th March 2021 (IPR): A daylong first-level training for Polling officer – l and Presiding Officers of West District for the forthcoming Municipal Election 2021 was held at the conference hall of Emergency Operating Centre, Rabdentse today.
Deputy Director, Education Department, West, Mr. Santosh Kumar Allay was the Resource Person-Cum- Master Trainer of the training. He briefed the officials present on the various roles and responsibilities of the presiding and polling officers to conduct the upcoming Municipal Election systematically.
He apprised the house about the significance of conducting a Mock Poll of the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) at the polling station before starting the actual poll and all the imperative procedures pertaining to the polling process was demonstrated prevalently. Further, he explained in detail about filling of different forms related to poll day and emphasised the methods of closing and sealing of the EVMs adequately.
The functioning of the Electronic Voting Machine (Control and Ballot Unit) was also explained comprehensively and a hands-on training session was conducted to familiarize the trainees with EVM equipments.
Deputy Secretary, Election Department, West, Mrs. Saptika Rai presided over the training.
The training program had the presence of about 16 trainees.

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