Hirdesh Kumar, Chief Electoral Officer, Jammu, and Kashmir, today called on Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu at the Raj Bhavan.
Kumar briefed the Lt Governor about various activities undertaken for generating awareness of the electoral process and sensitizing the voters and other ongoing activities of the Election Commission in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
The Lt Governor asked the CEO to stress on the high importance of educating the voters about the value of their vote, besides increasing the enrolment of eligible voters to strengthen the roots of a democratic setup. He further asked him to ensure the availability of all the related information in the public domain.
Meanwhile, N R Pradhan, General Manager Food Corporation of India, J&K, also called on Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu and briefed him about the stock positioning of the food grains in FCI Godowns across the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
The Lt Governor and the GM discussed the procurement and availability of food grains and other important related issues amid the COVID-19 crisis.
The Lt Governor asked the GM to ensure sufficient stock and take all necessary measures to ensure a hassle-free supply of food grains, especially to the vulnerable areas, to avoid any inconvenience to the people.