Civic polls next September, photo electoral rolls to use

Tuesday, Sep 30, 2014,19:54 IST By metrovaartha A A A

The Kerala State Election has decided to conduct civic body polls next year stretching out in September-October months. The state commissioner K. Sasidharan said that the total electoral process will use electronic voting machines and that may be for the first time in the country.
There are 16,650 wars in Gramma Panchayats and 2,575 wards in Muncipalities and Corporations in the state.
The Commission has decided to make voters list with photos for the civic polls scheduled next year.
Field verification for preparing photo electoral roll would begin tomorrow, an official release said in Thiruvananthapuram today.