Aftab Azmat, Amar Ujala, Dehradun
Published by: Alka Tyagi
Updated to Tuesday, 26 October 2021 11:32 AM IST
Uttarakhand Elections 2022: So far only the police, election personnel, army officers and constables are using the postal ballot. This facility is going to be launched for the first time for the elderly, the disabled and those with Kovid positive.
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In fact so far only the police, employees engaged in election duties, Army officers and constables are using the postal ballot. For the first time, this facility is going to be launched for the elderly, the disabled and Kovid Positive. The Election Commission has begun preparations.
Under this, senior citizens above the age of 80 can exercise their right to vote by postal ballot from their homes. Similarly, postal ballots can be used by disabled voters. At the same time, this facility is also given to voters who have Kovid positive or Kovid characteristics.
However, if he wants to get out of all this, he can also go to the polling booth and vote. Only Kovid patients or suspects will be given final entry into the booth. When casting their ballots, follow all the guidelines to protect yourself from Kovid. Accordingly, such individuals are required to wear PPE kits and vote.