All preparations have been made for the distribution of particular postal poll papers to voters who’re lively COVID-19 sufferers or in quarantine from Wednesday, State Election Commissioner V. Bhaskaran mentioned on Tuesday.
A pressnote issued right here in the present day mentioned groups led by particular polling officers (SPO) will ship the ballots to the particular voters in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha and Idukki which go to polls within the first section on December 8.
The voters shall be knowledgeable beforehand of the scheduled go to of the groups.
A voter has the choice to both forged his vote and return the ballots without delay to the SPO handy it over to the returning officer by particular messenger or mail earlier than the counting of votes.
The distribution of postal ballots to officers on election responsibility additionally will start on Wednesday, the Commissioner mentioned.
The officers have to use to the returning officer involved on type 15 for the ballots.
The appliance type is obtainable on the places of work of the returning officers or it may be downloaded from the Fee’s web site, the pressnote added.
The licensed lists of voters ready on Sunday and Monday for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha and Idukki on Sunday contained 29,972 particular voters.
This included 9,837 lively COVID-19 sufferers and 20,135 electors at the moment in quarantine.