National Voters Day Today
Today, January 25, is being celebrated by the Election Commission of India as National Voters Day as it is its formation day. The ECI was constituted 60 years ago on this day.
On this occasion,the election commission will handover photo electoral cards to 15 lakh voters in over 66,000 polling booths in the Andhra Pradesh.
CEO, AP Election Commission, Bhanwarlal, said the objective of the EC is to increase the enrolment of voters so as to make universal adult franchise a complete reality and thereby enhance the quality of Indian democracy.
The CEO said that Voter’s Day will be organised in 66,795 polling booths in 294 constituencies. For any problems with regard to photo identity cards, citizens can utilise the tollfree number of the ECI 18004251110 and lodge a compliant.