Jalandhar, September 22,Deputy Commissioner cum District Election Officer Jalandhar Mr. Varinder Kumar Sharma today congratulated poll staff, counting staff and Punjab Police Personnel for working round the clock for successfully completing the election process of Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti.
Complementing the entire poll staff for performing their duty diligently, the Deputy Commissioner said that polling and counting was most important exercise of democracy which could never be completed without their support as the polling staff was most important spoke in the wheel of election process. Mr. Sharma, who personally supervised the counting process throughout the day, said that the successful completion of counting marks the culmination of the strenuous efforts made by hundreds of polling and counting staff members who have made this elaborate exercise of democracy to be completed. He said that all the officers/ officials from the civil as well as Police administration deserve kudos for organizing this election in an unprecedented manner.
The Deputy Commissioner said that these valiant soldiers of democracy have worked tirelessly day and night to ensure free, fair and peaceful by-poll in the district as a result of which this gigantic exercise has been completed in a smooth and hassle free manner. Meanwhile, throughout the day, the Deputy Commissioner personally monitored the ongoing counting at all the 11 counting centres. Besides taking a regular briefing regarding the counting process, he also ensured that the entire exercise was undertaken in a transparent and peaceful manner.