National Voters’ Day

  • India celebrated the 14th National Voters’ Day.
  • President Smt Droupadi Murmu headed the national-level event held in New Delhi.
  • Presented the Best Electoral Practices Awards for the year 2023 to 16 awardees for their outstanding performance in the conduct of elections during 2023.
  • In different spheres, including IT initiatives, Security Management, Election Management, Accessible Election, Electoral Roll and contribution in the field of voter awareness and outreach by media.
  • A commemorative postage stamp themed “Inclusive Elections” was released.
  • The first copy of the ECI Publication ‘Initiatives of ECI for Parliamentary Elections 2024’ was presented.
  • A short film ‘My Vote My Duty’ produced by ECI in association with renowned filmmaker Raj Kumar Hirani was also launched.
  • A logo and tagline for a multi-media campaign for Voter Education and Awareness for the forthcoming Parliamentary Elections 2024 was launched.
  • National Voters’ Day is celebrated on January 25 every year, to mark the foundation of the Election Commission of India (25th January 1950).
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