CEO convenes meeting with political parties

Kohima, March 29 (DIPR): A meeting is convened with the State Level Political parties and the NGOs on April 26 at the official residence of the Chief Electoral Officer, Nagaland at 4:00 P.M  in connection with the Election Commission of India’s recently declared National Electoral Roll Purification (NERP), 2016 program and the Systematic Voters’ Education & Electoral Participation (SVEEP), namely President, Bharatya Janata Party; President, Indian National Congress; President, Nagaland Peoples' Front; President, Janata Dai (United); President, Nationalist Congress Party and President, Beauty & Aesthetics Society of Nagaland (BASN).  

The NERP, 2016 is an intensive drive which was launched on 1st March. 2016 and is to be completed on or before 3 Is1 August, 2016. The meeting shall deliberate on issues pertaining to this drive with the main objective being, to improve the health of the Electoral Rolls (ER) and to rationalize the Polling Stations (PSs) boundaries and location.  

The NERP, 2016 will also include enrolment of all eligible citizens and removal of repeated and multiple entries; entries of dead, shitted & absent voters, correction of errors in EPIC and removal of other data errors. During this drive, repeat images will also be corrected, missing photographs will be collected; poor quality of images will be replaced by good quality photographs.  

All the members are therefore, requested to cooperate and attend the meeting positively, with highlights of any action taken, if any, since the last meeting and Action Plan for the current purification drive. Each group may be represented by one or up to two members.