Distribution of sanitary napkins as return gifts to all women voters

YUPIA: In a unique initiative, ‘sanitary pads’ were distributed as gifts to all women voters who cast their votes at all women-run polling stations on Friday. About 600 women voters benefited from the initiative.

The beautifully packaged parcels with a printed note: “Thank you for your vote. Your vote is the gateway to women empowerment”, were very well received by the voters.

The initiative is an initiative of the District Election Office (DEO), Yupia in general and Shweta Nagarkoti Mehta constituency of RO 13-Itanagar (ST) Assembly in particular.

The election day for the 2024 simultaneous elections under DEO Papumpare passed off peacefully without any untoward incidents. Voters on Election Day witnessed the participation of first-time voters, women and seniors.

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