Dimapur, March 13: Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol, who is also the DEO Dimapur met the press fraternity of Dimapur in the DCs conference Hall Dimapur today for the first time, after joining as DC Dimapur.
Acknowledging the media as the eyes and ears to citizens, Kevin sought the cooperation of the media during the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls 2019, stating that only through the media information is disseminated to a wider audience.
Highlighting on the poll preparedness , Kevin informed that Dimapur district has been working in full swing for the Lok Sabha polls 2019 even before the announcement of election date. He informed that Dimapur will have 335 polling stations with 46 PS identified as critical and 49 as vulnerable. Number of voters in Dimapur is 204448, he added.
He disclosed that 36 sector officers and 14 Nodal officers have been appointed to take charge of various teams and monitor the election process, Kevin informed. He also informed that vehicle requisitioning has already started in Dimapur since yesterday morning.
Media persons representing Nagaland Post, Morung express, Eastern Mirror, Nagaland today, Nagaland Page, Telegraph, electronic news media representatives from DDK and ANI and representatives from local cable channels Global chapter and City Cable were present in the meeting. (Page News Service)