The election commission of Bihar has going to start a training program for the upcoming Assembly election in Bihar despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to reports, the training program is scheduled to begin on June 29 (Monday). In the first phase, training will be imparted to the employees of the Chief Electoral Officer office in Bihar. During this phase, master trainers will be given training.
After this, the master trainers will train the personnel of the districts, then the government employees will be trained at the subdivision level and the block level. The entire program will run for eight days.
During the training program, the employees will be trained for enrollment, voting, scrutiny, withdrawal of names, running electronic voting machines. According to the Election Commission, a program has been designed to train the employees at various levels. During this time, special training will also be given to secure the electoral process during coronavirus pandemic. As well as taking the necessary guidelines such as social distancing and wearing of masks will be followed.