Summary revision of electoral roll for Tiruchi West and Tiruchi East Assembly constituencies will be taken up from October 1 to 31. A total of 494 designated location officers have been nominated for taking up the summary revision.
Inaugurating a training programme for the designated location officers here on Saturday, V.P. Thandapandi, Corporation Commissioner, said 254 officers have been nominated for Tiruchi West Assembly constituency and 240 for Tiruchi East segment. The special training for officials was being organised at six centres in the city.
He said each of them would be in-charge of a specific booth in these constituencies. Based on the draft roll to be released on October 1, the officers would take up a door-to-door verification of voters. They would ensure inclusion of names of those aged above 18 years in the voters list, deletion of names of those not residing in the respective area, he said.
Special camps would be held at the respective booths on October 7, 14 and 21 for obtaining application forms for inclusion or deletion of names.
In addition to officers, an agent representing recognised parties would also be nominated for the current summary revision. He advised the designated location officers to listen to the demands of the agents for ensuring accuracy in the voters list. He advised them to seek clarification from higher officials whenever needed.