How do I get colored Voter ID card in Uttar Pradesh?

Don't we all hate it when after going through the voter ID card application process and waiting for it to arrive for days; we get a black and white poor looking card with our photograph sometimes distorted or weirdly unrecognizable by anyone else? Well this soon may change and if you are from Uttar Pradesh, you will be the first one to get it as Uttar Pradesh government is taking up a pilot project to issue colored Voter ID Card before the 2014 elections. So now it is possible for you to get … [Read more...]

What to Expect from SEC during Voter ID Card Verification?

Voter ID cards are issued under the supervision of the Election Commission of India (ECI) only after a voter has submitted the registration form along with some documents to the local Election Registration Officer (ERO). Today, online registration of electoral card is a successful way to register for a voter card, where the voters log in to their state’s election commission website and follow the instructions to register for a new voter card. However, work is far from being over after this. … [Read more...]

How to Verify the Voter List in Assam?

Just like all other states in India, in Assam too, elections are held for state legislative assemblies, legislative councils of Assam, and Lok Sabha. These elections are conducted by Election Commission of India (ECI). The ECI has Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) who issues orders for the smooth functioning of election tasks, such as preparation of the voters list, registration and distribution of Voter ID card, and many more. Each state has its own State Election Commissioners (SEC) who … [Read more...]

Why Attend Voter Registration Camps in India?

Each constituency in India has a list of voters who vote for their representatives in Parliament. In recent years, voter registration has become an essential part of the democratic process set up by the Election Commission of India (ECI). Every couple of years/months, Voters are given the opportunity to address issues regarding their voter ID card - Issue new Voter Cards, rectify existing identity card, get a duplicate voter card, etc. As per the norms in democracy, elections are held after … [Read more...]