Election Commission of India
The theme for NVD 2015 was ‘Easy Registration; Easy Correction’. The national level function was organized at Weightlifting Auditorium, JLN Stadium, New Delhi, on 25th January, 2015. The Hon’ble Former President of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was the Chief Guest on this occasion. On this occasion, the National Awards to Election officials from across the country were given away for ‘Best Electoral Practices’ during the Lok Sabha Elections 2014 besides Awards to Media House and Civil Society Organisations for contributions during the national elections. Ahead of the 5th National Voters’ Day, around 3.9 crore newly eligible voters in the 18-19yr age group have been enrolled. The electoral roll published after the recently concluded summary revision now carries 84.4 crore names. NVD isnow celebrated at around 6 lakh polling station areas and 52 thousand educational institutions.