Aged, specially-abled, Covid voters offered postal ballots for GHMC polls

Hyderabad, Nov 21 : Telangana State Election Commission Has Offered Postal Ballot Option For Persons With Disabilities, People Aged Above 80 And Covid Positive Patients To Exercise Their Franchise In The Forthcoming Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) Elections On Saturday.

"Voters With Disabilities, Age Of 80 Years And Above And Covid Positive (patients) Are Eligible To Use Any One Of The Facilities.

Either They Can Vote At The Polling Station Physically Or They Can Cast Their Vote Using Postal Ballot," Said An Official Order In The Name Of The State Election Commissioner C.

Parthasarathi.

In Case Any Of The Above Chose To Vote In Person At The Polling Booth, The SEC Ordered Officials To Arrange For Ramps And Wheelchairs At Every Polling Station.