Covid protocols to be adopted at polling stations, no telephones allowed inside 100 metres
Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Rajesh Agarwal mentioned that each one preparations to carry the voting in 1247 polling stations have been accomplished. The CEO mentioned that polling stations had been sanitised whereas circles had been drawn in polling stations for voters to face in queues to keep away from crowding to make sure Covid protected election.
“In addition to, masks, glove, face defend, thermal scanners, PPE package have been supplied to polling events. Voters who’re COVID constructive or are beneath quarantine can be allowed to vote on the final hour between 3 pm to 4 pm,” he mentioned.
Cell phones will not be allowed aside from officers on responsibility inside 100 meters of a polling station.