Guntur East Assembly constituency returning officer Srikesh B Lathkar conducted training classes for the counting staff at Acharya Nagarjuna University in Guntur on Wednesday.
He was accompanied by Collector Pravin Kumar and Joint Collector M Venugopal Reddy during the inspections of the premises.
Vigil has been tightened at two counting centres, Government Polytechnic College at Kalamassery and Cochin University of Science and technology
Even as you are reading it, counting of votes for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections that will decide political future of many veteran leaders in the state would have commenced.
Around 10,000 police personnel have been deployed across the city for security reasons and to maintain law and order in the city.
With 1,500 officials and 2,300 cops, 3 counting centres will turn into fortresses
In Mandya and surrounding villages, agriculture activities have come to a complete halt due to lack of pre-monsoon showers.
The Mandya district administration has made hectic preparations for counting of votes at Government Boys College on May 23.
He also elaborated on the arrangement of counting tables and other arrangements at counting centres.