New Delhi: The first phase of voting for Lok Sabha elections 2019 begins. The polling is being held in seven phases starting April 11 and will continue until May 19 to elect a new government. Nearly 90 crore voters are expected to cast their franchise in this elections. Of the 90 crores, a total of 84.3 million are first-time voters. Also Read - Allahabad HC Dismisses Plea Challenging PM Modi's Election From Varanasi LS Seat
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Wednesday appealed to people to come in large numbers and cast their votes so that the ‘bedrock of democracy strengthens’. “Our efforts will be fructified if each one of us who is an elector shows adequate zeal and faith in the democratic system,” said Arora. Also Read - Anti-Modi Tweets by Arvind Kejriwal Vanished Post Lok Sabha Elections 2019
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: How to check your name in voter list
In order to check your details such as- polling station, booth number, assembly constituency, parliamentary constituency, serial number, download the Voter Helpline app on your mobile phone. Also Read - EC Seeks Legal Backing to Collect Voters' Aadhaar Numbers to Check Multiple Entries
Step 1: Open the Voter Helpline App by Election Commission (EC). Once you open it, you will be directed to the page where you will see a search column ‘Search Your Name in Electoral Roll’.
Step 2: Click on ‘Search Your Name in Electoral Roll’. A new page will open where you will see two options to search your name in the electoral roll — Search By Details or Search By Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) Number.
Step 3: In case you click on the ‘Search By Details’ option– Fill your full name, father/husband name, age, gender state, district and constituency.
Step 4: Once you are done with all the details, you will see a Search button at the bottom. Now click on the Search button and all the details, such as– name, age, gender, father/husband name, assembly constituency, parliamentary constituency, district, state, part no., part name, serial no., polling station will be displayed on the mobile screen.
Step 5: Download all your details.
Step 6: In case you click on the ‘Search by EPIC No’ facility option— click on Search by EPIC No.
Step 7: You will be directed to a new page where you need to fill your Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) Number.
Step 8: Once you fill the said column, all the details will be displayed on your mobile phone’s screen.
One may also visit the EC’s website electoralsearch.in to check their name and details.