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Ranjana, DEO, RudraPrayag, Uttarakhand receives the award

ECI

BEST ELECTORAL PRACTICES AWARDS 2017 FOR VOTER EDUCATION & ELECTORAL PARTICIPATION:
Ranjana, DEO, Rudraprayag, Uttarakhand
Initiatives:

  1. Teams formed involving Anganwadi workers, teachers and ASHAs along with MahilaMangal Dals to promote women participation and interventions rolled out for women.
  2. Initiatives like 'MandakinikiAwaz', a local community radio channel used to spread the message of SVEEP in the remote villages and "Coffee at Campus" in educational institutes.
  3. Facilitation measures like DivyangDoli for voters with disabilities who could not walk to the polling station.
  4. Outreach to service voters to promote their participation; Special interaction with villages that had boycotted last elections and those recording less than 10 percent voting were visited by the DEO

Outcome:

  1. Women voting percentage jumped 9 % from Loksabha 2014 figures and 4915 Service votes received out of a total 5430 issued forms. Villages boycotting elections participated.

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National Voters Day, 2018

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Logo ELCSystematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) is a programme of multi interventions through different modes and media designed to educate citizens, electors and voters about the electoral process in order to increase their awareness and participation in the electoral processes. SVEEP is designed according to the socio-economic, cultural and demographic profile of the state as well as the history of electoral participation in previous rounds of elections and learning thereof.   

Election Commission of India

ECIThe Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional authority responsible for administering election processes in India. The body administers elections to the Lok SabhaRajya Sabha, State Legislative Assemblies in India, and the offices of the President and Vice President in the country. The Election Commission operates under the authority of Constitution per Article 324, and subsequently enacted Representation of the People Act

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