EC Makes Aadhaar EPIC Linkage Easy

The Election Commission’s drive to link Aadhaar with voter ID cards has picked up momentum.

Published: 24th July 2015 06:06 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th July 2015 06:06 AM   |  A+A-

HYDERABAD:The Election Commission’s drive to link Aadhaar with voter ID cards has picked up momentum. Till date, 62.35 per cent voters have been linked to Aadhaar in Telangana. Total duplicates/ineligible/dead or shifted cases identified by booth level officers so far in Telangana so far is 93,22,476, which is 33.74 per cent of the total electors.

According to Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Bhanwar Lal, in Andhra Pradesh, out of 2.76 crore electors, Aadhaar has been seeded for 1.72 crore electors in Telangana.

The CEO said that to help the voters, a service has been launched through all e-Seva/Mee-Seva/AP Online centres to link Aadhaar with EPIC free of cost from Thursday onwards. All the electors, who have not linked their Aadhaar number with Voter ID, can avail this service at the nearest e-Seva/Mee-Seva centre.

Stay up to date on all the latest Telangana news with The New Indian Express App. Download now

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.