CEC to check preparedness for Karnataka assembly elections

Bengaluru, Jan 30: Newly-deputedChief Election Commissioner (CEC) Om Prakash Rawat will visit Karnataka on Wednesday to check the state’s preparedness for the forthcoming assembly polls, an official said on Tuesday.

“Along with a team of officials, the CEC will visit Bengaluru to meet the poll panel, district officials, police officers and representatives from political parties to check their preparedness,” a senior official from the state poll panel told IANS here.

The visit is part of a “routine” procedure held two-three months before the elections in any poll-bound state, the official said.

Assembly polls in the state are due in late April-early May.


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