All indians above 18 have right to vote. But to vote individual must have a voter ID card. Voter ID card is not only essential for casting votes but, it also helps in verifying your identity and age. At several places where you have to show your identification proof or age proof , voter card is required. Government had done a lot of hard work to let people know about it and motivate more an more people to enroll for it. If you want to register yourself for voter ID card in Punjab then, following is the procedure.
Enroll yourself for a new voter ID card in punjab
If you want to enroll a new voter ID card in Punjab then, either you can:
- Apply online for it.
- Visit office of election commision.
|Apply for voter id card in punjab|
If you do not want to opt for online application then, you can visit the nearest office and get form number 6A from there. After filling all the details in the form you need to submit the form along with the required documents. If you face any difficulty regarding documents or form filling then, you can visit the official website of election commission in Punjab (http://www.ceopunjab.nic.in). There you can get all the answers to your questions.
Online Application: Everybody is using internet these days and with the help of internet you can also apply your voter card online. You should visit the official website of election commision an and download the form number 6A, fill the form carefully and upload it back on the website. You can check the website for help or any confusions regarding documents. After that a government official will visit you for the verification.
How to submit the form
After filling your form you need to paste your colored passport sized photograph on the form. Keep it in mind that the background of the photograph should be black and white. You need to fill the form with your full name, residential address and other information as specified in the form. You must check your form twice before submitting it. You can either apply:
- Via post
- Via visiting the office
If you are applying via post then, make sure that you will provide a set of photocopies of all your documents. Also send a copy of either pass book or passport for Identification. Keep it in mind that you must provide attested copies. On the other hand if you are visiting the center yourself to submit the form then, you can take a set of photocopies of the required documents along with the original documents. Original documents are required for verification.
In case of Official Help
If you need any official help then, in that case you can visit the office of election commission of india. There you can get all the information regarding the required documents and their submissions. If you want to contact the concerned person via phone or email then, you can all on 0172-2704779 or mail at email@example.com for help. Proper address of the Chief Electoral Officer is
The Chief Electoral Officer,
Chandigarh - 160017