Rajapur to have 1,211 new voters
In Rajapur, 1,211 new voters have registered till 16th March
Rajapur: As per the new voters’ registration campaign started in January 2014, in Rajapur, 1,211 new voters have registered till 16th March. All these newly registered voters will be eligible to execute their franchise to vote in upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Their names will be mentioned on voters’ list shortly.
The Election Commission had undertaken registration campaign for new voters from 1st January. Those who have crossed 18 years of age were eligible to register for voting. The campaign was earlier supposed to end on 31st January; the date was further extended to 9th March and later dragged to 16th March.
In these two and half months 1,211 new voters registered their names. 484 people have applied for identity cards and corrections. Seven applications are for excluding name from the list and 103 applications are for change of address.
All the applications will be considered and corrections and changes will be made accordingly before elections.