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Step by step guide: to apply for VoterIdCard
Voter ID Card also known as Election Card is considered to be one of the very important documents for citizens of India. Election Commission of India is responsible for issuing Voter ID Cards.

General Elections, Parliament Elections, State Level Elections, President Elections, or Election of any other Government or Semi-Government organizations are all organized under Election Commission of India.Election Commission of India is an independent and federal organization.

It is very necessary for the citizens of India to apply for voter id card or election card. Indian citizens are not eligible to vote without these Voter ID Cards.

Eligibility to apply for VoterIdcard online:

All the Indian citizens above age of 18 years are eligible to apply for a Voter ID Card.

Document required to apply for a voter id card:

1. One Passport Size color photograph (Must not be older than 6 months)
2. Any Official Document that proves your age.
3. Proof of residence. (Ration Card, Electric Bill, Telephone Bill etc.)
4. Form 6 (Duly filled and signed)

Benefits of Voter ID Card:

1. Voter ID Card is a valid Photo Identity Proof accepted by all the government departments, Banks, PSUs, and Educational Institutes in India.
2. It is a proof of Indian citizenship.
3. Voter ID Card is an accepted Photo ID Document by Indian Railways for Tatkal Reservation.
4. Voter ID Card is also valid at all the Domestic and Internal Airports of India.

How to Apply for Voter ID Card Online?

1. Visit the official portal of Election Commission of India at
2. Register yourself as a new user by entering your active mobile number and email ID.Kindly fill the details correctly, as you will be ask to verify and verification codes will be sent to your registered number and email.
3. You will have to fill up FORM 6 Online, by entering all correct information.
4. You will be asked to upload all the scanned documents and proofs as mentioned above.
5. You will receive a Voter ID Application ID Number. With the help of this number, you will be able to track the status of your application.
6. You are done!

Why Apply for Voter ID Card?

India is a democratic country, where people elect their leaders and government. Being a democratic country, it is the duty of all the citizens of India to vote in every election. Voter ID Card is a mandatory document to cast your vote.

Apart from "Right to Vote", this card can be used everywhere as a proof of Identity.

All the Indian citizens above 18, must Apply for Voter ID Card Online!


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Date Added : 29-5-2015