Fatehgarh Sahib, May 16 -- To facilitate female voters, the first of its kind Sakhi polling booths will be set up in all nine assembly segments falling in the Fatehgarh Sahib Lok Sabha constituency.
"On these polling booths, the entire staff will be of women. Also, female police officials will be deployed for security," said Parshant Kumar Goyal, deputy commissioner-cum-returning officer of Fatehgarh Sahib.
He said that besides this, 56 model polling booths will be set up where creche facility will be available for children for the first time.
Ramps, wheel chairs, attendants and transportation facility will be ensured for the differently abled and elderly voters.
He added that in all nine assembly constituencies, 1,750 polling booths wi...