Lok Sabha Elections: The Special Booths Will Have Only Women Staff

The Delhi’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) on Monday announced that for the first time to set up all-women polling booths during Lok Sabha Elections. Locations for the women polling booths are yet to be identified. These special booths will have only women staff, including presiding officers, polling officers, micro observers and security personnel.

The main aim is women empowerment and increasing their participation in the election. Delhi CEO Ranbir Singh Says, “specially-abled voters would be given transport facilities to and from the polling booth.”In focus of ‘leaving no voter behind’, the facility would be offered to people who have no other means of transport, he adds.

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