Govt to give Election Commission legal power to link Aadhaar and voter ID
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 The law ministry is working on a note to be put up before the Union Cabinet for the decision which, apart from sanitising the electoral roll, will save migrants from what amounts to “disenfranchisement” by changing the current practice where they can vote only if they are in the constituency where they are registered as voters.
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