Accessible Elections; a successful endeavor of Election Commission of India during Lok Sabha Election 2019

Election commission of India’s motto of ‘Accessible Elections’ was successful in making the India’s elections inclusive and participative for all. EC had used several key initiatives such as electors with disabilities and senior citizens were mapped polling station wise to provide them targeted and need based assistance on the day of poll. During the election,all… Continue reading Accessible Elections; a successful endeavor of Election Commission of India during Lok Sabha Election 2019

Election Commission takes steps so that the disabled can ride to vote

The Election Commission has taken steps to help differently-abled voters reach polling booths. The EC has decided to provide pick-up and drop facility to disabled voters in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The commission has developed a mobile application named as PWD, using which the voters who have enrolled themselves as persons with disabilities (PwD)… Continue reading Election Commission takes steps so that the disabled can ride to vote