Mangaluru: Deputy commissioner A B Ibrahim has informed that all arrangements for the counting of the votes polled in the panchayat elections have been made. All kinds of celebrations by way of processions and bursting of crackers have been prohibited around the counting centres in both urban and rural areas.
The security arrangements for counting in the respective taluk centres have been entrusted to the respective circle inspectors, said superintendent of police Dr Sharanappa A D.
This information was conveyed at a meeting of officials and designated staff, held in the DC’s office. It was attended, among others, by additional DC Sadashiva Prabhu and DCP Vishnuvardhan.