Arrangement of Ballot Paper: EC
The Chief Election Commissioner said that postal ballot facility will be provided to the elderly and disabled voters. The entire process will be videographed to ensure fairness.
Fake news will also be monitored: EC
The Chief Election Commissioner also advised the media to publish news after checking the facts and said that fake news will be controlled.
In 2017, Gujarat assembly elections were announced on 25 October 2017. In the first phase, voting for 89 assembly seats was held in 19 districts on December 9 and in the second phase, voting was held in 14 districts for 93 assembly seats on Decembe.
Big challenge for BJP in Gujarat
BJP has been in power in Gujarat for more than 25 years. Apart from this, two big leaders of the party, Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, are from Gujarat. In these circumstances, there is a complete possibility that BJP government will come here again. However, this time it is difficult for the party to repeat the government. The party is on the back foot on the issue of employment and farmers.
Final voter list announced
The Election Commission has prepared the final voter list, in which according to the details of the Election Commission, a total of 4 crore 90 lakh 89 thousand 765 voters have been registered in Gujarat, which figure was earlier 4 crore 83 lakh 75 thousand 821 voters. Also, according to the list of the commission, more than 2 lakh 68 thousand male voters have been registered. While more than 1 lakh 93 thousand women voters have been registered, also 4 lakh 61 thousand 494 voters have been added to the special electoral roll reform programme.
11,800 voters above 100 years of age in Gujarat
In a press conference, Chief Election Commissioner Rajeev Kumar said that this time we are focusing on disabled women, senior citizens and new voters. Also appealed to the voters of Gujarat to vote and said that there are 934 women for every 1000 men in Gujarat. In Gujarat, 11,800 voters are above 100 years of age
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