If a person does not have any proof (for Age, photo, address, Identity). How can he/she become a Voter?
The person can become a voter, provided he is an ordinary resident of the given address and above the age of 18 years on the qualifying date and is not disqualified to be a voter. As per ECI instructions, age proof is required in case of applicants between the age group of 18-21 years. Applicant is required to either submit a photograph affixed on the application Form or get himself photographed directly at Voter Center. . In case the applicant is not having any proof of residence /identity, the verifying officer i.e BLO may take witnesses from neighborhood about the factum of residence and identity of the applicant.
Voters ID - Recently Asked Questions
While applying for enrollment as a voter at a new place, I have filled up Form 6 and given details of my registration as an elector at my previous place of residence, will the name in old records be deleted.
If an application in Form-6/ 6A/7/8/8A is rejected by the Electoral Registration Officer or name is deleted suo-moto and the applicant is not satisfied with the decision of the Electoral Registration Officer, then what course of action is available to the applicant?