Noida: Nine elections officers were booked here on Sunday for allegedly not attending the EVM training.

On the directions of District Election Officer Hirdesh Kumar, Chief Development Officer has lodged an FIR against nine election officers for not attending the EVM training on Sunday at their scheduled timings, an official said

The officers facing action include presiding officer Rajesh Kumar, a manager of Bank of India.

The other eight -- Ajay Pratap, Gyanendra, Shiv Ram, Sree Ram, Deep, Gyanpal, Ankit Kumar and Dayapal-- are Noida Authority employees.

(Agencies)