TUESDAY 9 OCTOBER 2018 | HYDERABAD | PAGES 12 ‘Aravinda’ role is special to me, says Pooja Hegde 10 Parties warned over voter inducements OUR BUREAU Training for election staff commences OUR BUREAU Medak: District Collector Dharma Reddy warned political parties not to induce voters with money or liquor. A case will be registered against those engage in such activities under Section 1, he said. e was speaking at a meeting with the rep- resentatives of recognised political parties here at collector’s office on Monday. The Collector said that prior permission should be taken to hold rallies, public meetings and meetings. Reddy said that drone cameras should not be used during election campaigns. He asked officials to Vikarabad: District Collector Syed Omar Jaleel started a training program for district officials who are assigned with election duties here at the Collector’s office on Monday. Speaking on the occasion, he advised the officials to get thorough understanding on election process and perform their election duties efficiently. As part of training, election staff will be trained in various aspects of elections: Sudhakar Reddy, DRO Medchal, will give training on model code of conduct; Kautilya, DRDO Medchal, will explain the conduct of elections; Praveen Kumar Reddy, AD mines, Rangareddy District, will train staff in managing plans; Jackson, DRDO Vikarabad District, will brief them on mapping; Madhusudhan Reddy, scientist DIO, will explain postal ballots and review of IT applications; and Rajeshwar Reddy and Hanmanth Rao will teach them how to handle nomination forms, withdrawal of nominations and allocation of symbols. Joint Collector Aruna Kumara, DRP Motilal, election officials and staff were present on the occasion. SP Chandan Deepthi Collector Dharma Reddy Cong bets on NAMPALLY CONSTITUENCY Feroz to pip I6I Jaffer at the post Bathukamma celebrations held OUR BUREAU Share your photo If you happen to spot anything worth a click, please freeze it and send to us, be it a natural visual treat, a civic issue, something offbeat or a picture that speaks a thousand words. We will publish the photos with due credit. Send us your snaps to [email protected]
Parigi: Celebrations of Bathukamma festival were organised on a grand note, here at Saraswathi English Medium School, on Monday. On this occasion, the head master of the school explained signiﬁcance of the festival, which is an exclusive festival for Telangana. Teachers brought different kinds of ﬂowers and decorated ‘Bathukamma’ along with students. Teachers and students celebrated the festival by dancing and playing. Later, they immersed the Bathukamma in a tank. Head Master K Mallesh, T Santhu Singh, teachers and others were present. strictly adhere to election commission rules and regulations and necessary action will be taken against erring officials. Superintendent of Police Chandan Deepthi, RDO Veera Brahmachari, DCO Venkat Reddy, DP R Reddy, leaders of political parties and others participated in the meeting.