The Election Fee (EC) might be celebrating the twelfth Nationwide Voters’ Day on Tuesday (January 25). Filmmaker Karan Johar took to Koo app to share a message of consciousness for his followers and followers. Commemorating the day, Johar wrote, “India is the most important democracy on this planet and voting is everybody’s proper. Tomorrow, twenty fifth Jan is the Nationwide Voters Day and on that event, I wish to remind everybody upfront to to not overlook to train their rights to vote (sic).”
As we hear as much as rejoice Nationwide Voter’s Day 2022, know all about its historical past, theme and celebrations this 12 months
Theme of Nationwide Voter’s Day 2022
The theme for this 12 months is ‘Making Elections Inclusive, Accessible and Participative’, and envisage concentrate on the EC’s dedication to facilitate lively participation of voters through the elections whereas making your entire course of trouble free and a memorable expertise for all classes of voters.
Historical past and Significance of Nationwide Voter’s Day
Since 2011, Nationwide Voters’ Day has been celebrated on January 25 yearly, all throughout the nation to mark the inspiration day of the Election Fee of India that’s January 25, 1950.
Nationwide Voter’s Day 2022 celebrations
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu was to be the Chief Visitor on this event however on account of his lack of ability to attend the perform, his message might be nearly delivered through the perform. Union Minister for Regulation and Justice Kiren Rijiju will grace the perform because the Visitor of Honour
To mark the event, Nationwide Awards for the Finest Electoral Practices for the 12 months 2021-22 might be conferred on state and district stage officers for his or her excellent efficiency within the conduct of elections in several spheres akin to IT initiatives, safety administration, election administration, accessible elections and contribution within the subject of voter consciousness and outreach.
On the event, the Nationwide Awards can even be given to vital stakeholders like authorities departments, EC icons and media teams for his or her contribution in direction of voters’ consciousness.
In the course of the perform, the newly enrolled voters would even be felicitated and handed over their Elector Picture Id Card (EPIC). The Fee has not too long ago launched a brand new initiative to ship the EPIC to newly enrolled voters, together with a personalised letter and a Voter Guidebook.
An EC publication ‘Leap of Religion: Journey of Indian Elections’ can even be launched. The e-book narrates India’s electoral historical past and the expansion of consultant and electoral rules in India because it advanced from the nineteenth to twenty first century whereas one other publication ‘Pledging to Vote – A decadal Journey of The Nationwide Voters Day in India’ can even be launched.
The e-book presents the journey of Nationwide Voters’ Day celebrations by the EC from Diamond Jubilee celebration onwards. Devoted to the voters of the nation, the publication, particularly, its pictorials are certain to encourage the personnel who function ‘Frontline Warriors of Electoral Democracy’.
A nationwide voter consciousness contest on social media — ‘My Vote is my Future- Energy of One Vote’ can even be launched to reiterate the significance of each vote by means of inventive expression for the continuing Meeting Elections 2022.
— with IANS inputs