In the wake of election to the East and West Godavari districts graduates constituency of the Legislative Council scheduled for February 21, a daylong training programme was conducted for the staff attending the polling duties here on Saturday. Collector Neetu Prasad called upon the employees to discharge their duties in a free and fair manner and conduct the elections as per the procedure. She felt that there was a need to create awareness among the voters about the concept of exercising preferential vote.