Sudhir Kochar, who has been appointed as counting observer by the Election Commission of India (ECI) for Panchkula assembly constituency — which is part of the Ambala Lok Sabha seat, presided over a meeting of district officials to examine the arrangements for counting of votes.
Kochar got detailed information with respect to the arrangements made at Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Community Centre, Sector 14.
SS Phulia, district election officer-cum-deputy commissioner (DC), said votes would be counted in 13 phases. About six computers have been installed at the centre and nobody assigned for counting of votes would be allowed to carry mobile phone, pen, watch, ring etc. inside the centre.
Kochar will visit the centre at 11am and keep a tab on arrangements.
If any political party, voter or other people want to give any kind of information regarding polls, they can contact Kochar on: 094250-18862, 09465374383 or 0172-2585795. They can also e-mail at email@example.com.
For Kalka assembly con-stituency, Kiran Kulkarni was appointed as the counting observer. To give any kind of infor mation or complaint to her, reach him on: 09465374170, 0202570900.
He can also be contacted on his e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org