Tanishka elections all set to commence today!


The elections for the first phase of the Tanishka Women’s Dignity Forum will be held in 14 districts in the State on October 15 and 16.

Thousands of women aspirants have enthusiastically campaigned for the elections, and have met the voters during the past few days. Social media was effectively used for the campaigning.

The candidates have visited various housing societies and other residential areas. Many candidates have prepared pamphlets and video films for the elections.

On Saturday, voting will be conducted in 325 centres in the state from 8 am to 2 pm. During this period, missed calls can be given on the 11-digit numbers given to the Tanishka candidates. Besides there will also be direct voting at various centres.

Pune Police Commissioner Rashmi Shukla has extended her wishes to Sakal Media Group’s Tanishka Women’s Dignity Forum’s efforts to empower women. She has said that women should realise their strength and capabilities.

Any woman having completed 18 years of age can participate in the voting. Details are available on Sakal call centre 9225800800.