Name of the Department/Section :: Election Section

The Election section manages the various Parliamentary/Legislative Assembly election processes and co-ordinates the different functionalities of various sections and cells formed with the district administration during the election period.

Address : Office of the District Magistrate and District Election Officer,

Election Section, Temple Street, PO & Dist: Cooch Behar, PIN: 736101

E-mail: deocbr1[at]gmail[dot]com

Office Phone Number: 03582-227112

District Election Help Line No.: 1950

Activities/ Services Provided by the department/ Section :

  1. To keep control over the Electoral Registration Officer & his officials.
  2.  Preparation & Revision of Photo Electoral Roll.
  3.  Preparation of Voters Identity Cards as per instructions by Election Commission of India.
  4.  Manages Election Processes after announcement by the Election Commission of India
  5.  Department take different SVEEP initiative during Election and SRER period to aware the voters or citizens for enrolment,
  6. Correction in Photo Electoral Roll etc.

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