EC to extend time for biometric voters' list registration: Thakur

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Commissioner of the Election Commission, Ram Bhakta PB Thakur, has said that the EC is going to extend time of bio-metric voters' list collection for those, who are missed out so far.

Talking to mediapersons here today, Thakur said that the EC has been doing necessary homework to extend time for the voters' list collection for those, who are missed out in the previous list, in order to hold the election to the Constituent Assembly (CA) on November 19.


 Responding to a query, he said the EC has been carrying out works in order to hold the CA election on the stipulated date, adding that the EC activities would not be affected even if the date for CA election was extended.

  Thakur said that the CA election would be held across the country at the same time.Earlier, the EC had given the dead line to register names of voters in bio-metric voters' list till July 15.

The EC has been making mentality to extend time of voters' list collection of late for the citizens eligible for voting rights and missed out registering their name following their complaints. RSS


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