Mangaluru, Feb 27, 2018: The DK District Administration has begun preparations for the upcoming Assembly elections. Poster under the SVEEP ( Systematic Voters Education and Electoral Participation) Programme was released at a function held in the city on February 27, Tuesday. The function was held to coincide with a programme organised to confer district and taluk level Awards to ASHA volunteers under the aegis of the District Administration, and Health and Family Welfare Department. Additional DC Kumar and ZP CEO Dr M R Ravi released the poster.
Speaking on the occasion Kumar said all measures are being taken to ensure a free, fair and transparent election process. The SVEEP committee led by ZP CEO is also organising various programmes, he said.
He also informed that the DK District was the first to submit an action plan on behalf of DK District SVEEP to the Election Commission. Accordingly grants would be released for the programme, he added.
In his address, ZP CEO M R Ravi said every effort would be made to create awareness on the importance of voting among youngsters.
Several senior officials were present at the function.