District Collector K. Baskaran has said that co-operative elections for 795 Primary Agriculture Co-operative Credit Societies are slated to be organised in the district from March 4 to May 6 in four stages in the first phase.

The collector held discussions with officials regarding the preparations for conducting the elections, the process for which has already begun.

Eligible voters

He asked officials, who are going to act as election officers, to identify the eligible voters for the respective societies.

They should ensure basic facilities in each society at the time and date of elections. Regional supervisors should conduct training programmes for the election officers.

Antony Samy John Peter, Joint Registrar of Co-operatives, Mohammed Yahaiya, Joint Director of Agriculture, took part.