Jalandhar February 17 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Under the able guidance of Principal Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen, Model Pink Booth was inaugurated at Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar by Hon’ble Sh. Ghanshyam Thori, IAS, Deputy Commissioner of Jalandhar in presence of Mrs. Aashika Jain, ADC (UD) and Sh. Ojasawi Alankar Asstt. Commissioner (UT) and Ms. Gurleen EAC (UT), Mr. Surjit Lal and Dr. Anjana Bhatia, Dean Innovation & Research, HMV, Jalandhar.
The model booth is decorated with flowers, plants, pink banner, ribbons and paper craft. It is one of the unique noting venues. A festive welcome will be given to the voters in an all woman managed booth with elegantly decorated gazebos, red carpets, selfie points, nail art corner, refreshment arrangements, Verka booth, a waiting lounge with tea vending machine, creche facility, PWD friendly facilities. Volunteers from HMV task force, NSS and NCC will be acting as Chon Miltars and have been given special training to help PwD and elderly voter’s wheel chairs and e-vehicles are also provided.
Deputy Commissioner Sh. Ghanshyam Thori said that all the facilities provided at the Model Pink Pooling Booth will make voting a very seven and soothing experience for the voters. Special COVID/isolation room, mediation room, help desk have also been set up. All COVID precautions like social distance, sanitizers, dispensing food machines, gloves, masks etc. are being provided at the booth Deputy Commissioner Thori further said that beautiful paintings, rangoli, queue Management etc. will give pleasant vibes to the voters.
On this occasion, Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen said that the pink polling booth established at Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar is a step towards women empowerment and gender equality and HMV has always been a pioneer in women empowerment initiatives. Dr. Seema Marwaha, Dean Academics, Mrs. Urvashi Mishra, Dean Student Council, Ms. Sonia Mahindru and Ms. Harmanu, Dr. Shailendra, Mr. Pankaj, Mr. Lakhwinder, Mr. Ravi Maini were also present.