India is one of the biggest democratic countries in the world. We have biggest elections and more than 1 billion people go out to vote. Many people must have problems with their voter ID and so on. That is when the election commission of India would help you clear or questions. In this article, we are going to talk about voter ID customer care numbers.
Election commission of India
Election commission of India is responsible for holding elections in all state. They are also responsible for elections in Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, State Legislative Assemblies in India, and the offices of the President and Vice President in the country.
Voter ID customer care number
There are many ways you can contact election commission of India about your complaint or suggestion on the matter of voter ID, here are those Customer support contacts.
Voter ID customer care number and Toll free number
If you wish to contact election commission of India regarding any query, you can contact them with this number,
EPABX: 23052205 – 10, 23052212 – 18, 23052146, 23052148, 23052150
FAX LINES: 23052219, 23052223 – 25
CONTROL ROOM: 23052220, 23052221
Voter ID complaint Email address
You can also send an email to election commission of India about any complaint you have on voter ID, here is the email address for Voter ID, [email protected].
Here is the email address of chief electoral officer in state vise manner
Voter ID FAQ
What are the main categories of electors in India?
There are 3 categories of electors in India: –
(i) General electors, (ii) Oversees (NRI) electors
(iii) Service Electors
Who is eligible to be registered as a general elector?
Every Indian citizen who has attained the age of 18 years on the qualifying date i.e. the first day of January of the year of revision of electoral roll, unless otherwise disqualified, is eligible to be registered as a voter in the role of the part/polling area of the constituency where he is ordinarily resident.
What is the relevant date for determining the age of 18 years? Can I get myself
registered as a voter on the day when I have completed 18 years of age?
According to Section 14 (b) of the Representation of People Act, 1950 the relevant date (qualifying date) for determining the age of an applicant is the first day of January of the year in which the electoral roll after revision is finally published. For example, if you have completed or are completing 18 years of age on any date from and after 2nd January 2013 but upto to 1st January 2014, you will be eligible for registration as a voter in the elector roll going to be finally published in January, 2014.
Can a non-citizen of India become a voter in the electoral rolls in India?
No. A person who is not a citizen of India is not eligible for registration as a voter in the electoral rolls in India. Even those who have ceased to be citizens of India on acquiring the citizenship of another country are not eligible to be enrolled in the electoral rolls in India.
Can a non-resident Indian settled in foreign land become an elector of electoral roll in India?
Yes. According to the provisions of Sec 20A of the Representation of People Act, 1950 by the Representation of the People (Amendment) Act, 2010, a person who is a citizen of India and who has not acquired the citizenship of any other country and is otherwise eligible to be registered as a voter and who is absenting from his place of ordinary residence in India owing to his employment, education or otherwise is eligible to be registered as a voter in the constituency in which his place of residence in India as mentioned in his passport is located.
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