Additional Chief Electoral Officer (Additional CEO) Rupali Thakur said here today that as per the directions of the Election Commission of India, the date of Electronic Verification Programme (EVP) has been extended till November 18, 2019. The programme was started from September 1, 2019 which aimed to rectify any discrepancy related to Name, House number, Address, Age, Gender and Photo etc in voter list.
She said voters can rectify any discrepancy in voter list with any supportive document such as Passport, Driving License, Aadhar Card, Ration Card, PAN Card, Identity card of the Government employee, Bank Pass book, Kisan Praman Patra, Smart Card issued by RGI under NPR, latest Electricity, water, telephone bill, gas connection bill which can be uploaded through Voter Helpline Mobile App, National Voters Service Portal (NVSP), Common Service Centre/Lok Mitra Kendra, Voter Facilitation Centre set up in Electoral Registration Officer (ERO)-cum- Sub Divisional Magistrate office. Persons with disabilities (PwDs) can rectify any discrepancy through Voter Helpline 1950.
Additional CEO appealed to the people of the state, political parties, non-government organisations, Mahila Mandals and Youth Clubs to inspect the voter lists for any rectifications or amendments and help in making the EVP successful.