Sunday, January 24, 2021

Get Downloadable e-Voter ID from Jan25

Election commsion  is all set to digitise the voter ID cards on their mobile phones and personal commuters. Now Voter can get downloable Voter card as e-version same as e-aadhar card and e-PAN

This e-version of the voter ID card is a non-editable digital version of the elector photo identity card which can be saved in facilities such as Digi Locker or printed in a PDF format, said the Election Commission officials.

On the occasion of 11th National Voters' Day , Law Minister Shri  Ravi Shankar Prasad will on Monday launch electronic version of the voter identity card, termed launch the e-EPIC (Electronic Electoral Photo Identity Card) programme, which can be downloaded on mobile phone or personal computer.

This  initiative would be launched in two phases. In the first phase from January 25 to 31, all new voters who have applied for the voter-ID card and registered their mobile numbers in Form-6 will be able to download the e-EPIC by simply authenticating their mobile number.

The mobile numbers should be unique and not be previously registered in the ECI's electoral rolls.

The second phase will start from February 1. It will be open for the general voters. All those who have given their mobile numbers (linked one) they can also download their e-EPIC.

A digital version of the Elector Photo Identity Card can be accessed through the Voter Helpline App and websites and