CEO meets CS on polls

Hyderabad: CEO Rajat Kumar today said the State government will appoint a few more officials for election wing for the upcoming polls. He called on Chief Secretary SK Joshi and discussed about polls and sought help to appoint poll staff.

Speaking to mediapersons at the Secretariat later, Rajat Kumar urged the Chief Secretary to appoint some more staff for the elections. “I have appealed to the CS to recruit people for some vacant posts of Assistant returning officers for the purpose”, he said. “Though the EC has some ARs at some places, we need more for the general elections” Rajat Kumar said, adding that the CS assured him to appoint the required number of staffers for the polls soon.