Voters awareness and its importance

In one of the recent efforts to motivate voters to exercise their right to vote and derive information on the polling process, the district election commission of Rangareddy organized school based awareness programme. As a part of it, there was an interactive session with high school was held recently. The primary objective behind this programme is to ensure that the knowledge at different levels will lead to the smooth and systematic process in the society. If students who are the upcoming and fastest generations of today are instilled with such basic knowledge, it can be transformed to the society easily and the Voters remain motivated enough to cast their vote. Hence, the officials interacted with students about polling and its location in their constituency, the registration in electoral roll, usage of EVMS, voters photo identity card, ethical values to be observed in voting. By assessing the impact of voters awareness campaigns the observers try to ensure increased voters turnout during the polls. Assissant deputy election commissioner, (A.D.E.O) Mr. Vijay kumar presided over the occasion and educated the children. Principal Mrs.Sunira Goswami,advised the students in her address for imbibing good principles for better society. Later, a quiz competition was conducted and the students were awarded first, second and third prizes. They were also provided with snacks to the children by the officials.