Elections in India, one polling station in each constituency to be handled by women

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Elections in India, one polling station in each constituency to be handled by women

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The Election Commission, on Saturday, mandated that one polling station in each constituency should be managed by women in the upcoming Assembly Elections. This is introduced in a bid to facilitate increased participation of women in the election process.

The announcement was a part of the all-important press conference held by Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra where he asked the political parties to hold virtual rallies, keeping in mind the rapid surge of COVID-19 cases in the country.

Click here to read the full article published by The Logical Indian on 9 January 2022.


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