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Election laws bill will help clean electoral roll: Govt sources

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 21 December 2021
The Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021 incorporates various electoral reforms which have been discussed for a long time, government sources said on Tuesday. The bill aimed at bringing about major electoral reforms was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday amidst strong protests by the opposition who demanded its vetting by the standing committee. According to the sources in the Modi government, registration in the electoral roll is done based on an application by a person who is eligible to be registered as a voter.
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The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Election Laws Amendement Bill 2021 to link voter ID cards with Aadhaar. Such a Bill has been demanded by the Election Commission since 2015 to put an end to duplicate voter ID cards. #LokSabha #Aadhaar #VoterID

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