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Tue, Jan 28, 2020 4:04

Voting centres to be under CCTV surveillance

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The Election Commission has decided to monitor all voting centres with CCTV camera on the day of elections to Dhaka North and South City Corporations, scheduled for February 1, for increasing security.

The Election Commission has decided to monitor all voting centres with CCTV camera on the day of elections to Dhaka North and South City Corporations, scheduled for February 1, for increasing security.

The commission issued a circular, signed by EC system manager Mohammad Ashraf Hossain, in this regard on Tuesday.

According to the circular, the polling centres will also remain under the CCTV coverage on mock voting day (January 30) and before election Day (January 31).

However, the secret room at voting booth will not be under CCTV surveillance on the voting day, it said.

The commission asked the returning officers of DNCC and DSCC to take all necessary steps to use CCTV cameras in every voting centre on the three days.

 

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