Coimbatore

‘Ensure eligible voters are included in electoral roll’

Director of Handlooms and Textiles M. Karunakaran, who has been appointed as the District Electoral Roll Observer asked officials to ensure that all persons who had completed 18 years of age are enrolled as electors.

Chairing a meeting at the Collectorate on Saturday on special summary revision of electoral roll with reference to January 1, 2020 as qualifying date, he asked the officials to conduct awareness programmes among college students so that eligible persons are enrolled.

During the meeting, that was presided over by Collector C. Kathiravan, Mr. Karunakaran said that as on March 26, 2019, there are 9,22,546 men electors, 9,60,804 women electors, 69 others and 255 ex-servicemen in the district.

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