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Check name on electoral roll, polling station online on EC website

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How to check name on electoral roll online, Election commission website, website of the state Chief Electoral Officer Uttar Pradesh, How to check polling station information online on EC website, how to generate voters’ slip using Electoral Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number in UP.

Online polling booth information is the latest measure taken by Chief electoral officer of UP Umesh Sinha to increase the polling % from 40% in the last elections to 70-80% in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2012. Not only this, there is also provision to check whether your names has been added in electoral roll or not online.

Online info on polling station and addition of names in electoral rolls

We always see that the polling percentage is near about 50-60% in even the metropolitan cities and sometimes they are only 40-50%. One of the reasons for this is that people don't know the details of their polling booths. This leads to many people not turning out to vote. However this time you can expect online information on polling booth in UP elections. Not only this, there are some other very important features available on website of the state Chief Electoral Officer UP at Some of them are:
  • You can also look for your names on the voters list,
  • You can register complaints and check its status online
  • A voter can generate voters' slip using Electoral Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number in the electoral roll. These voters' slips will have details of the constituency, polling station and its location. Voters can use this slip as identity proof during elections.
  • You can access details of candidates contesting the elections, once they submit their nomination forms.
  • It would also provide information about Uttar Pradesh its districts and assembly constituencies

    At present, the website has made available a detailed, district and constituency-wise map of UP. Voters can also view details of their polling stations inside their assembly constituencies in coming days. This is expected to be complete by end of December 2011. Government is also using social media platforms like Facebook and YouTube to provide this information to young voters. If any of your friends don't know abot this website and this news, you can share this article on facebook or google+, so that they can come to know about it. The link to share is just below this article

    Computerised Voter Service Centres in UP at 400 subdivision levels, to assist prospective voters with checking their names or getting details of their polling stations are also present for voters who don't have internet facility at their disposal. Registered voters will receive text messages and voice calls from 24-hour call centres on their registered cellphone numbers. For not so tech savvy persons, around the clock support is available to callers at the toll free number. From January onwards, voters can get their voter slips through SMS also. To get this service, a person will only have to SMS his EPIC number to a particular number that will be announced soon.
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