NATIONAL VOTERS’ DAY – 25 JANUARY

 

National Voters’ Day is celebrated by our country every year on 25th of January. This year we are celebrating its 11th observation.

The only motive behind this day is to aware the youth of the country about one’s right to vote. Voting is a responsibility which every citizen is abide by since it’s the key to have successful government and democracy.

 

The Election Commission of India was established on January 25, 1950. National Voters’ Day was celebrated for the first time on January 25, 2011. It was the 61st Foundation Day of the Election Commission. Since 2011, National Voters’ Day is celebrated every year on January 25.

 

This year’s theme of National Voters’ Day is – ‘Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy’. On this day, various speech competitions, campaigns, voter ID distribution to new Voters’, photography of Voters’, etc programs are conducted.