HAFLONG, April 7 - The district administration under the SVEEP (Systematic Voters� Education and Electoral Participation) campaign has intensified voters� awareness programme throughout the district of Dima Hasao to familiarise the people with voting machines-electronic voting machine (EVM) and voter verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT).
Deputy Commissioner-cum-District Election Officer Amitabh Rajkhowa has also appealed to the people of Dima Hasao to participate in this election by coming out in large numbers and exercise their right to vote. In his appeal, the DEO has asked all to cast their votes for the welfare of the country. The appeal is being widely publicised through All India Radio and fixed loud speakers in Haflong and Maibang.
Various activities such as mock programmes, detailed demonstration, distribution of leaflets in local languages, posters, and road shows are being organised in Haflong and other parts of the district. Two permanent demonstration booths are set up at Deputy Commissioner�s office and near the Treasury office at the NRC centre.
As a part of the SVEEP, a one-day Election Quotient Quiz was organised for the school students on March 21 last, at Don Bosco Higher Secondary school winners of which represented Dima Hasao at Guwahati on March 28.