Mangan, Aug 26 (IPR)
A day-long training-cum-workshop on Electoral Verification Process to the Block Level Officers who are assigned to supervise polling stations in the district was conducted here at Election Hall of DAC Mangan today.
Deputy Director, Information and Technology Department, East, Shri Zangmo Gyaltsen imparted the said training-cum-workshop to the BLOs of the district.
District Collector, North, Shri Tenzing T. Kaleon, Deputy Director-cum-Chief Electoral Officer, East, Shri Shyam Pradhan, Deputy Director were also present during the session.
During the training session, Shri Pradhan, stated that the main objective of the training session was to explain the process of Electoral Verification Process (EVP) for the BLOs which include processing of logical errors, standardization of EPIC number, confirmation of duplicate voters and similar photo entries. It was informed that the Election Commission of India (ECI) has updated a new verification process where the electors can edit their details through an online process in the National Voter’s Service Portal (NVSP) website: https://nvsp.in.
Deputy Director, Information and Technology Department, East, Shri Zangmo Gyaltsen explained the features present in the “BLONET” App which will be launched soon on Android smart phones. This app will allow the BLOs to correct logical errors and to check details of the electors on the go. The features of NVSP were also explained.
Shri Gyaltsen also explained about the marking process of polling stations on BLONET App which includes recording the visual details of the polling booths and its surroundings by the BLOs in their respective stations. This visual detail includes satellite image, road map, building front view, longitudes and latitudes and the close view of the polling booth.
The electoral verification process will begin from September 1st and concludes on September 15th as informed.