SILCHAR: As a part of systematic voter’s Education and Electoral Participation Programme (SVEEP) ahead of the second phase of Assembly elections, Cachar District Administration organised their concluding programme through a mega voter awareness drive through “lipi” festival at silchar railway station on Tuesday.
At the outset all the dignitaries present were felicitated by “Uttorio”. On this occasion a dance and skit was performed by various cultural troops.
Speaking on the occasion Joint Secretary ,Mini secretariat, J.R. LALSIM said” As per ECI guidelines throughout the state voter awareness programme was organised and under the umbrella programme of Garv Cachar we have celebrated all the elements that make cachar special”.
Lalsim said “This time a bunch of programs were organized for voter awareness. As a part of voter awareness programme drawing record-breaking long rangali, sand art, kite competitions and boat races were also been organised at different constituencies of the District”. She added.
“Today we have choosen Silchar Railway station as the venue for concluding programme of voter awareness because of its large gathering,as a part of awareness programme we have installed 17 numbers of glow sign boards to celebrate Garv Cachar at 15 prominent places of cachar District including Silchar Railway station and
our main moto is to highlight all the prides of cachar” She quipped.
Lalsim also urged everyone to cast their votes on 1st April.
Station Master , Silchar Railway station Biplab Das said that everyone has the right to vote, Everyone must vote for the proper development of the country. He urged everyone to come forward on polling day and cast their valuable votes.
A pledge was also taken on this occasion.