- Municipal elections ahead in Telangana, TRS, Congress in race
- Face recognition app to be used in polls
The face recognition app will be used in 10 polling stations in Kompally municipality. The app displays the results of verification based on the match establishment and the entire data is properly encrypted and properly saved.
The state election commission said that it will be used in 10 polling stations, it ensures that the photographs are not stored or used for any other purpose. They will be erased from the memory of the mobile phones used in polling stations. The smartphone first verifies the identity proof of the voters, takes the photographs, upload them to the server using the face recognition app.
120 municipalities and 9 municipal corporations will go to polls on 22 January and results on 25 January. Karimnagar will go polls on 25 January and results on 27 January