Hyderabad: State Chief Electoral Officer Shashank Goel today stated that final draft of voters list in Telangana state will be released on January 5, 2022.
Shashank Goel gave time to people make objections and appeals to correct their names and details till November end.
The CEO conducted an all-party meeting at his office and discussed in the amendment of the voter list and draft with changes to be made. The voters can offer their objections and appeals till this month end, he said. He announced the draft of voters list comprising a total of 3,03,56,665 voters.
The political parties gave their versions to the CEO to see that eligible people get enrolled into the voters list.
The draft voters list has a total of 3,03,56,665 voters. It includes 1,52,57,690 male voters and 1,50,97,292 female voters while 1603 are others. The draft list also has 14,501 service voters, 2742 NRIs and 5,01,836 physically challenged respectively, he informed.
The political parties sought the CEO to take measures to avoid lapses at rural level to include people get a voting chance. They urged steps to overcome problems relating to voters registration, additions and deletions at mandals and villages.
There are complaints that local staff failing to register the fresh voters. The new electoral draft and voters list is to be amended by taking objections and appeals.
The CEO Goel said that voters get free hand to enroll their names in the voters list as per norms. The final list of the voters with changes will be announced on January 5 next year. He also said that the draft voters list of Huzurabad segment will be announced on November 6. For this people can make objections and appeals till December 6.