Voter List Update – 2018 program declare
Elections – how important it is for an Indian citizen
Elections is important for the citizens of India because it is
A chance given to him/ her to decide the governing authorities be it at the centre / state / municipality / panchayat.
A golden opportunity to exercise his / her constitutional right and participate in a democratic exercise
Who can vote in a election?
A person is eligible to vote if s/he is
A citizen of India and
Has completed 18 years of age as on 1st January, 2017 and
Has registered as a voter in the current electoral roll of the constituency where s/he ordinarily resides.
Citizens of unsound mind and declared so by a competent court or those who are temporarily disqualified from voting under any law relating to corrupt practices and other election offence cannot vote