Sunday, October 1, 2023

Voter Information Slip will not be allowed as proof of identity of voters: State CEO

Nagaland News

DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 21: The Chief Electoral Office, Nagaland has notified that for the General Election to the Nagaland Legislative Assembly, 2023, the Voter Information Slip will not be allowed as proof of identity of voters, although it is prepared and issued to electors to facilitate voters in knowing the serial number of electoral roll in their polling station, date of poll, time, etc.
In a public notice, the CEO said all electors who have been issued Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) have to produce the EPIC for their identification at the polling station before casting their votes.
Those electors who are not able to produce the EPIC shall produce one of the following alternative photo identity documents for establishing their identity: Aadhaar Card; MNREGA Job Card; Passbooks with photograph issued by Bank/Post Office; Health Insurance Smart Card issued under the scheme of Ministry of Labour; Driving License; PAN Card; Smart Card issued by RGI under NPR; Indian Passport; Pension document with photograph; Service Identity Cards with photograph issued to employees by Central/ State Government PSUs/ Public Limited Companies: Official Identity Cards issued to MPs/ MLAs/ MLCs; and Unique Disability ID (UDID) Card, M/o Social Justice & Empowerment, Government of India.
(Page News Service)