Before you head to vote in the phase 1 of the Lok Sabha election tomorrow (April 11), you need to check if your name is appearing in the voters’ list. If your name appears in the voters’ list, you are eligible to vote but if not, the polling booth officials will not let you exercise your franchise.
After checking your name in the electoral roll, you can download your voter slip or ID and carry it along with you to the polling station. Here’s how you can download your voter slip or ID:
HOW TO DOWNLOAD VOTER SLIP?
Step 1: Visit the official website of the National Voter Services Portal’s (NVSP)
Step 2: Scroll down to search for ‘Search Your Name in Electoral Roll’ and click on it. You will be directed to a new page.
Step 3: Enter your details such as your name, father/husband’s name, district, state, CAPTCHA code etc. Press search
Step 4: Your name will appear at the bottom of the page
Step 5: Click on View Details’ under Action’ and the page will direct you to your voter slip or ID
Step 6: Click on Print Voter Information’ at the bottom of your voter slip and take a print out for the phase 1 polling day
In case your name does not appear after following the first three steps, it is likely that you are not in the voting list and you are not eligible to vote in the Lok Sabha election.
A total of 91 parliamentary constituencies spread across 20 states are going to polls on Thursday in the first phase of Lok Sabha elections.
The states that are going to polls in the phase 1 of Lok Sabha election are: Andhra Pradesh (25 parliamentary constituencies), Arunachal Pradesh (2), Assam (5), Bihar (4), Chhattisgarh (1), Jammu and Kashmir (2), Maharashtra (7), Manipur (1), Meghalaya (2), Mizoram (1), Nagaland (1), Odisha (4), Sikkim (1), Telangana (17), Tripura (1), Uttar Pradesh (8), Uttarakhand (5), West Bengal (2), Andaman (1) and Lakshadweep (1).