Adequate civil and safety preparations for free and honest voting
Kapurthala: Voters from Kapurthala Municipal Corporation and Sultanpur Lodhi Municipal Council would use their franchise tomorrow February 14 from 8 am to 4 pm, throughout which the destiny of candidates for 49 wards of Kapurthala Municipal Corporation and 13 wards of Sultanpur Lodhi Municipal Council could be determined. The ward no 8 at kapurthala MC witnessed election of a candidate unopposed.
A complete of 196 candidates are within the fray for Kapurthala Municipal Corporation whereas 42 candidates are within the fray for Sultanpur Lodhi Municipal Council. The district administration has arrange 96 polling cubicles for each the firms, out of which 81 are in Kapurthala and 15 in Sultanpur Lodhi.
In Kapurthala Municipal Corporation, 69327 voters would be capable of train their democratic proper, out of which 35739 are male and 33575 are feminine voters whereas 13 voters belongs to 3rd gender whereas Sultanpur Lodhi MC have 12,764 voters.
District Election Officer cum Deputy Commissioner Kapurthala Deepti Uppal mentioned that as per the directions of Punjab State Election Commission covid protocol could be strictly adopted in the course of the voting. Talking in regards to the arrangments she mentioned that 4 obligation magistrates have been posted at Kapurthala and 2 at Sultanpur Lodhi for easy coordination of civil and police administration.
Meanwhile, S.S. P. Kapurthala Kanwardeep Kaur right now reviewed the safety preparations for easy conduct of elections within the district by visited numerous polling cubicles . She mentioned that obligatory preparations have been made by the district police for holding peaceable elections in order that the individuals might train their democratic proper with none concern or apprehension.
She mentioned that strict safety preparations have been made, beneath which about 1500 safety personnel have been deployed. Apart from this, the 2 cities have been divided into completely different zones. Two SP stage officers will be sure that your entire voting course of in Kapurthala is carried out in honest method apart from one SP stage officer at sultanpur lodhi.
In addition, 4 DSPs have been posted at Kapurthala whereas 2 at Sultanpur Lodhi. Apart from this anti riot squads have additionally been deployed to take care of any untoward scenario. Both the officers have urged the individuals to train their voting with none concern or greed.