Chaibasa, Nov. 24: West singhbhum district election commissioner cum deputy commissioner Abu Bacquer Siddique held a review meeting of second, third and fourth phase of the ongoing three tier panchayat election, at DC office on Tuesday.
During the meeting, DC asked the block development officers and circle officers to arrange lights and sufficient quantity of straw and fire wood due to the increasing cold at clusters points and in addition at least four chairs and two tables at cluster points for sitting purpose.
DC asked the officials to tighten up security and focus on safety. He directed that the name of the booth number and names must be mentioned at the booth centre and the lock of the booth must be opened on the day of polling at 6 am.
He also directed the concerning authorities to take action against the violation of model code and conduct and all block development officer should be accompanied by photographer so that photo shoot of the booths could be taken .
He also mentioned that the ambulance with doctor and drinking water facility should be arranged for the polling officers and caretaker should be arranged from hotel for the supply of food during the election.
He also ordered to set CCTV at Strong Room and the ambulance and doctor should remain present at the place of ballot box store.
Mr. Siddique also asked the BDOs to arrange accommodation for female polling officers and BDOs should look into the transportation that the vehicles should be arranged for the conveyance of polling officers in the election.
Present during the meeting were DDC Anil Kumar Roy, ADC Jay Kishore Prasad, DPRO Sushma Nilam Soreng and all BDOs and Cos.