The District Election Officer Anantnag Mr. Khalid Jahangir today addressed press conference with regard to the preparations of Parliamentary Elections 2019 for 03 – Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency.
The DEO stated that election schedule for 03 – Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency stands announced along with other constituencies by Elections Commission of India in a Press Conference. The DEO informed that the elections for the 03 – Anantnag parliamentary Constituency shall be held in phase 3rd for Anantnag district, in phase 4th for Kulgam district and in phase 5th for Pulwama and Shopian districts. He stated that elaborate arrangements have been made to ensure smooth conduct of elections. The DEO added that with the announcement of the elections, Model Code of Conduct (MCC) comes into effect. He further said that Special Teams have been constituted to ensure proper implementation of the MCC and ensure proper election expenditure monitoring; besides all stakeholders are being sensitized and made aware about the provisions of MCC.
The DEO assured to all the political parties and contesting candidates that elections would be conducted in free, fair and impartial manner.