Mysore, May 31 (RK&KMC)- With the objective of issuing Voters’ Photo Identity Cards to all the voters, an intensive drive will be launched throughout the district from June 1 (tomorrow) to June 30.

During the drive, Booth-level officials will be distributing voters’ photo ID application forms at the voters’ doorsteps from June 1 to June 10 and collect the duly filled in forms along with the voters’ latest photographs by June 15. Photo ID cards will be issued by June 30, said Additional Deputy Commissioner Dr. C.G. Betsurmath.

Addressing a press conference at his office here this morning, Dr. Betsurmath said that among the 21,62,905 voters in the district, 17,33,532 (80.10 per cent) voters had been issued with photo ID cards and in order to make the process 100 per cent complete, the drive had been launched, as per the directions of the Chief Election Commission of India, Dr. Betsurmath said.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore