The National Voters’ Day has been celebrated on January 25 every year since 2011, to mark the foundation day of Election Commission of India, i.e. 25th January 1950
FOUNDATION DAY OF EC
The main purpose of the NVD celebration is to encourage, facilitate and maximize enrolment, especially for the new voters
PURPOSE OF NVD
Awareness and Information about electoral process. New voters are felicitated and handed over their Elector Photo Identity Card (EPIC) in the NVD functions.
WHAT'S BEEN DONE
During the event, the Honourable President of India will confer the National Awards for the year 2020-21 and launch ECI’s Web Radio:‘Hello Voters’
This online digital radio service will stream voter awareness programmes. It will be accessible through a link on the Election Commission of India website.
ECI’s Web Radio:‘Hello Voters’
Union Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad will launch the e-EPIC programme and distribute e-EPICs and Elector Photo Identity Cards to five new voters
Digital Elector Photo Identity Card
1. ‘Leap of Faith: Journey of Indian Elections’ 2. ‘Pledging to Vote – A decadal Journey of The National Voters Day in India’
Publications of EC to be released today
My Vote is my Future- Power of One Vote’ to reiterate the importance of every vote through creative expression for the ongoing Assembly Elections 2022.
Voter awareness contest on social media