20 observers appointed in the district

MAHABUBNAGAR: Collector and District Election Authority K. Damayanthi on Sunday said that among other necessary arrangements, priority was given to maintain secrecy while a voter exercising his/her franchise during the MLC and general elections .

In a press release here on the Collector called upon the electorate to participate in the polling and caste their votes without any fear. There are 20 observers in the district who will watch the preceding of elections and she cautioned the political parties and contesting candidates to fallow the election code strictly. She said even small negligence that amounts violation of code of conduct will be considered seriously and action would be initiated.

The collector referred to the instances of distribution of liquor, money and others to attract the voters comes under violation of code of conduct.She informed that for smooth conduct of local authority of elections to be held on Monday all arrangements were made.