CHANDIGARH: The workplace of Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab organised two-day camps on March 6 & 7, 2021 at all 23,213 polling stations in Punjab and Booth Level Officers (BLOs) had been current to facilitate obtain of e-EPIC.
e-EPIC (digital Electoral Photo Identity Card) programme was formally launched by the Election Commission of India (ECI) on January 25, 2021, marking the event of National Voters’ Day.
An e-EPIC is a non-editable safe moveable doc format (PDF) model of the EPIC. It may be downloaded on a cell or in a self-printable kind on the pc. Voters can now view and print the digital voter card on their registered cell.
Camps had been held efficiently with individuals in massive numbers turning as much as their respective booths to get help in downloading e-EPIC.
These camps had been held with an goal to new voters first-hand expertise about digitization means of voter ID card. In the digital age, this landmark initiative by ECI holds special significance for tech savvy younger technology who’re closely into cell phones and apps.
This may also mitigate points like delays, lack of playing cards and never receiving the voter ID. This is one more momentous initiative in the direction of making nation digital and together with different paperwork together with Adhar card, PAN card, Driving Licence, Voter ID card is now digital.
In the preliminary part newly enrolled electors with a singular cell quantity throughout Special Summary Revision- 2021 can obtain e-EPIC and shortly this facility shall be prolonged to all different electors.
Citizens can simply obtain e-EPIC utilizing any of following on-line platforms:
• Voter Helpline Mobile app (Android/iOS)
All new registrations with distinctive cell numbers are given digital voter playing cards along with bodily EPIC. Existing electors with distinctive cell numbers can obtain after authentication. Electors and not using a distinctive cell quantity can get facial recognition KYC and get authentication for downloads.