Special campaign to link names of young voters to voters’ list

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Jul 2017 13:34:48

Staff Reporter,

As per the instructions of Chief Electoral Officer, Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal, special campaign has been released to link the names of young voters of the age group between 18 and 21 years who had been excluded earlier. Special focus of the campaign will be on young voters voting for the first time on the theme ‘None of the voter should be excluded’. Voters awareness and advertisement related to the campaign will be done by State Election Office.

During the campaign all the BLOs appointed on voting centres will do door to door survey and will receive applications from voters of the age group 18 to 19 years. Along with this work will be done to balance imbalanced voter population and gender ratio.

Eligible voters can also give application through mobile app. Under the special drive principals of government and private colleges of the district, principals of higher secondary school, sweep partner, campus ambassador and heads of various departments have also been instructed to get eligible candidates between the age group 18 to 19 years registered in the voting list.