CEC Dr Yadav calls parties to abide by silence period

Posted on: May 12, 2017 | views: 176

Chief Election Commissioner Dr Ayodhee Prasad Yadav has again urged the political parties and the candidates of the local level polls to fully abide by the ethics to be followed during the silence hour.

Releasing a book in the capital Friday, Dr Yadav asked the political parties and the candidates to immediately stop the publicity campaign.


Dr Yadav also suggested that the citizens could discourage any activities carried out against the election code of conduct.


On the occasion, he added that the Election Commission has left no stone unturned to make the election free and fair.


EC- employees deployment 


The election commission has deployed around 21 thousand employees to implement the voters education programs.


According the commission, the employees were trained and deployed to various election gripped places in a bid to reduce the problems likely to occur due to many elections symbols.


The employees would impart voters about how to cast votes to their candidates in the villages and the municipalities.