Ranchi: In wake of the panchayat polls the polling parties were dispatched from the Morhabadi of the state capital with polling materials. Deputy electoral officer Geeta Choubey said that by-polls for a total of 7 posts would be held in Tamar, Sonahatu and Ormanjhi blocks which included three posts of panchayat samitis and 4 are of mukhiyas.
She said that the total number of polling booths is 83. She said that a total of 27948 people including 14177 male and 13771 female would be eligible for voting. She said that on the day of the elections a city control room would be active in Ranchi which would collect all necessary information from 7 am till the end of the election and the control room would be monitored by an executive magistrate.
Ms. Choubey said that strong room has been built at Krishi Bazar Samiti for storing the ballot boxes and counting of the votes would be held on December 22 from 8 am across two halls at the venue.