Namchi, 31 Aug: The Election Commission of India declared commencement of Special Summary Revision (SSR) w.r.t 01.01.2019 as the qualifying date with effect from 1st Sept, 2018 to 31st Oct, 2018. Consequently, pre-SSR training was conducted for Booth Level Officers and Supervisors of South District on 31 August, 2018 at Community Hall, Namchi.
At the outset Under Secretary, Election Department welcomed all present and briefed the Supervisors and BLOs about their roles and duties with regard to the upcoming SSR. She also requested all BLOs to use and popularize National Voters’ Services Portal (NVSP), Election jingle which will be broadcast from 1st Sept, 2018 in local radio stations and the latest released YouTube video.
Election Department, South engaged two BLOs namely Shri Basudev Khanal and Shri Chet Prakash Rai of Assembly Constituencies Barfung and Namchi Singhithang respectively as resource persons for the said event considering their expertise, knowledge and innovative ideas.
Shri Khanal briefed everyone about filling up various Forms and documents that are required to be collected by the BLOs. He also apprised the gathering on how to maintain BLO register. Shri Rai then took over and gave a detailed presentation on NVSP and BLO hybrid app.
The programme ended with distribution of honorarium, Forms, stationaries and posters. US, requested all to work in coordination with each other and make SSR, 2018 a success.