Voting is not only our right but it’s our responsibility as well and we all must cast our vote for the betterment of India. To cast a vote your minimum age should be 18 and your must have a valid voter id card and here on this page I am going to tell you in detail how you can check your name in voter list online by your name or EPIC (Voter ID Card) number.
Here I am assuming that you have already applied for a voter id card and now you have voter id card with you. If you don’t have voter id card then read my previously published article How to Apply Voter ID Card Online or Offline in India via NVSP Portal. As the election date is confirmed in your state so must check your name in voter list to avoid any kind of inconvenience at the last time when you don’t have any option. So it would be better check your name in voter list and do the right things to enlist your name in voter list, so here we go on how to check name in voter list.
Here is how you can check your name in voter list online via electoralsearch.in
Step 1: First of all you have to access the official website of National Voters’ Service Portal (राष्ट्रीय मतदाता सेवा पोर्टल) the link to check name in voter list is also shared here: https://electoralsearch.in/.
Step 2: Here on this page you can see the welcome message on the computer screen here you have to click on “Continue” button.
Step 3: You can see the following 2 options on the portal
- Search by details
- Search by EPIC Number
If you know the Electoral Photo ID Card (EPIC) or Voter ID Card number then you go with the 2nd option or search your name in voter list by default 1st option “Search by Details“.
Step 4: If you have chosen the option “Search by details” you have to fill following details such as your
Name, Father’s/Husband’s Name, Age / DOB, Gender, State, District, Assembly Constitution and finally fill the security code given on the website and hit the “Search” button you can understand via the below given example image.
Step 5: Once you fill the form and hits the Search button if your name in the list it will show the box with following details.
|Action||EPIC No.||Name||Age||Father’s/Husband’s Name||State||District||Polling Station||Assembly Constituency||Parliamentary Constituency|
Under the Action column you have to click on “View Details” button.
Step 6: Once you click on “View Details” button it will redirect you to on new page where you can see your name in voter list and other details as well such as:
|विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र/Assembly Constituency – Assembly Constituency Number|
|संसदीय निर्वाचन क्षेत्र/Parliamentary Constituency|
|पहचान पत्र क्रमांक/EPIC No|
|पिता/पति का नाम/Father’s/Husband’s Name|
|भाग संख्या/Part Number|
|भाग का नाम/Part Name|
|मतदाता क्रमांक/Serial No|
|मतदान केंद्र/Polling Station|
|मतदान की तारीख/Polling Date|
Congratulations your name is in the voter list as you can see it yourself however if you don’t see any result after the above steps don’t worry it means that you may be entered incorrect details so try to Search Name in Voter List with EPIC Number or if you are first time voter then it may be possible that you voter id card is not generated yet and the meaning of not showing result that your name in not in the voter list.
Now you may be thinking if your name is not appear in the voter list what is next to do or how to add name in the voter list then the answer of your query is that you can add your name in voter list before the 7 days of election via the following methods.
Add name in voter list via Booth Level Officer (BLO)
You can contact your booth level officer (BLO) and let him know that your name is not in the voter list and provide the required documents and recheck your name in the voter list after 3-5 days.
Add name in voter list via Voter Registration Office
Alternatively you can go to nearest Voter Registration Office and apply with the appropriate form and documents to add your name in voter list.
Add your name in voter list via CSC Centre
The 3rd option is you can add your name via the CSC center for this you just have to go to the nearest CSC centre and let them know that you want to add your name in voter list the executive will ask for the documents and he will do it for you and may ask for some charges for this activity.
I am sure you have found it worthful if yes then please share it others as well and help them to cast the voter for betterment of India.