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At the doorsteps to 57,341 voters

MADURAI: Election Photo Identity Cards (EPIC) will be distributed at the doorsteps to 57,341 voters by the officials concerned from Wednesday, said Collector P. Seetharaman here on Tuesday.

According to an official spokesman, a total of 1.54 lakh persons had applied for the EPIC with the district administration.

So far, 17,248 cards have been distributed to eligible applicants in Thiruparankundram (3,033) and Thirumangalam (14,215) Assembly constituencies.

All the 57,341 cards would be given to voters in Melur (10,910), Madurai North (19,358), Madurai South (11,508) and Madurai West (15,565) Assembly constituencies from Wednesday by the revenue officials concerned. The cards were handed over to the respective Assistant Returning Officers here on Tuesday.