Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: Stating that the prime duty of the polling officials was to conduct elections in an unbiased manner, Returning Officer of Penamaluru Assembly constituency and Vijayawada Sub-Collector Gaurav Uppal on Sunday called upon the officials conduct the general elections scheduled for April 23 peacefully.

Addressing the officials at a training programme on the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), Dr. Uppal said the officials should be extra careful while using EVMs and they should have total knowledge of the functioning of the machines.