Summary revision of voters' list under way

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Staff Reporter

A final chance to include photographs

MADURAI: The Corporation has given a final chance to the voters to include their photographs in the photo electors' list, which is under preparation.

In a statement, the Commissioner, D.J. Dinakkaren, said that the work of photographing voters for preparing voters' list with photographs and for providing elector's photo identity card (EPIC) was going on since February 15.

Those who go out of station for work every day should hand over their black and white or colour passport-size photograph through their family members or their neighbours to the Corporation officials during their door-to-door visit.

The photographs should contain the details such as name, address and age.

The names of those voters who failed to get themselves photographed or give their photographs or who had shifted their residences would be deleted from the voters' list after an official notice, the Commissioner warned.

The summary revision of voters' list in the city is under way. All persons who have attained 18 years of age as on January 1, 2007 can include their names in the list. Besides, deletion and change of address can be effected during the process.

The residents should submit Form 6 for inclusion of names along with any proof of address and a passport size photograph.

Residents of wards 1 to 8 under the Samayanallur Assembly constituency should submit their applications to the office of Tahsildar, Madurai North, located in the Collectorate.

Residents of wards 9 to 21 under Madurai West Assembly constituency should submit their applications at the office of Corporation Assistant Commissioner (North Zone) at the Corporation Central office.

The following are the officials to whom the voters should apply for inclusion or deletion: Assistant Commissioner (West) - wards 22 to 28 (Madurai West Assembly constituency); Assistant Commissioner (South) - wards 29 to 43 (Madurai Central); Assistant Commissioner (East) - 44 to 58 (Madurai East); Tahsildar, Madurai South - 59 to 72 (Tirupparankundram).

All the forms for inclusion and deletion of names and change of address can be obtained from the above offices free of cost.




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