Work expedited on electoral rolls

Staff Reporter

DEO holds review meeting

HYDERABAD: The District Election Officer and MCH Commissioner Sanjay Jaju on Saturday said that 21 designated photo lamination centres will be established in Khairatabad constituency.

This will be in addition to 98 such centres set up in all the city Assembly constituencies for speeding up the publication of photo electoral rolls. Accepting that only 40 per cent of the ongoing intensive revision of electoral rolls was done, he made the zonal additional commissioners responsible for completing the process within the scheduled time. The exercise includes corrections in the electoral rolls, new additions, deletions and also proper functioning of designated photo lamination centres. The DEO told a review meeting of officials, which had officials of Ranga Reddy and Mahabubnagar districts participating, to ensure that the enumerators touched each and every home. Mr. Jaju directed them to draft polling personnel as per the requirement, to make the electoral rolls ready before the notification date and to inspect all the polling stations.