New Delhi: The Election Commission of India on Monday announced the dates for the upcoming Delhi Assembly Election 2020. CEC Sunil Arora had issued the notification for the Delhi Assembly Election 2020 on January 14 and the last date of nomination was January 21. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: ‘This Poll Will be on Education, Health,’ Says CM Arvind Kejriwal
With one day to go, Delhi is all set for the assembly polls on Saturday, February 8, and the counting of voting will be held on February 11. Before you head out to drop your votes, it is important to verify whether your names are there on the voters’ list or not. To make it easier for the general voters, the election commission has put the whole voter list line. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: EC Introduces New Concept of ‘Absentee Voters’ For Octogenarians
Here’s how to find your name of the voters’ list for Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Single-Phase Polling on Feb 8, Results Three Days Later - Complete Schedule Here
Visit the website of Delhi’s Chief Election Office which has a link on its homepage giving details about the electoral roll published on January 6, 2020.
After clicking on the link, voters will find a list of rolls on the page which is sub-divided into two parts such as Main Roll and Modification. The main roll on the page gives a constituency-wise list of all the eligible voters in Delhi, and the modification page gives names and details of those voters which got them corrected.
When you click on the links, each link on the page takes voters to a list of constituencies, and various part numbers. When you click on the Part Number, it will give details of the constituency such as location, year of revision, identification. The page also gives further details like Google map location and photographs of the polling booth and a list of other registered voters.
Looking for alternate choice? Voters can also check their names in the voter list of Delhi. The two criteria that have been listed on the National Voters’ Service Portal can be searched by name and by Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number.
For example, to search by name, voters need to provide details such as assembly constituency number and name, voters’ name, father name, house number voter identity card number etc. Failing to find their name there, they can send an SMS to get details on the registered mobile number.
After giving an EPIC number, they will again have to give their voter ID number and all the details will be displayed on the screen.
This year’s election in Delhi will witness a close fight between the ruling Aam Aadmi Party, BJP and Congress. In 2015 assembly polls in the national capital, the AAP won 67 of 70 seats and the saffron party could win only three seats. The Congress, on the other hand, failed to open an account in the national capital.