MP election office to install GPS systems on vehicles to be deployed for transporting EVMs

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Madhya Pradesh election office will install GPS systems on more than 20,000 vehicles to be deployed for transporting Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and polling staff.

State Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) VL Kantha Rao told reporters in Bhopal yesterday that as per directives of the Election Commission, GPS systems will be installed on vehicles to be deployed for transporting EVMs and polling staff to keep a watch on them.

More than 20,000 vehicles are likely to be deployed for poll duty in the state, which will have four-phase polling for its 29 Lok Sabha seats. (AIR NEWS)