Exercising one's franchise is every Indian citizen's right as per the Indian Constitution and to do this, one requires a voter's ID card. Every Indian citizen above the age of 18 years is permitted to apply for a voter ID/ election card
New applications and and updating of details in the existing election ID cards can be done through AKshaya centres.
Documents Required to Apply For a Voter's ID Card (Voter Registration):
To apply for a voter ID card online, you would require the following documents:
- One passport sized photograph
- Identity proof- this could be a birth certificate, passport, driving licence, PAN Card or high school mark sheet.
- Address proof- this could be ration card, your passport, driving license or a utility bill (phone or electricity).