To vote for all citizens living in the country and to do so you need a voter’s ID. You must also have your name in the voter list. Process of making voter identity card is very simple. You can apply online for voter ID easily and check the status of the application and can easily find out if your name is on the electoral roll in India or not.
You can get your voter ID after the completion of the action, sometimes some details in your voter’s identity card go wrong and then you need to apply for improvement of voter ID. The good news is that you can apply online for voter ID improvement yourself, for that you just have to fill out Form 8 online through the NVSP website.
You can also print this form and after that you can deposit your nearest election office. You must upload documents related to any mistake you have to make in the voter’s identity card. For example, if your picture is wrong, then you need to submit the correct picture. If your name is wrong, then you have to submit a birth certificate, PAN card, passport, or other valid documents.
You can find a complete list of valid documents for voter ID here. It may take about 30 days for you to get a new voter identity card along with updated information. And you do not even need to surrender your old voter identity card. Once you have received a new identity card, you can use that new identity card.
To ensure improvement in the details in the voter ID, here’s a way to apply online for voter ID updates. Once you apply for online voter identity updates, you can also track the status of the online application.
1 : Visit the National Voter Service Portal website, scroll to and edit the entries in the voter list, or click “Click here”. Alternatively, you can go directly to Form 8 page via NVSP.
2: Select the language through the drop-down menu at the top and fill in basic details like your state and assembly or parliamentary constituency.
3 : Now scroll to the section Please check the entry that is to be corrected. Here you can check the details that need to be corrected. You can also see many details.
4: Once you check these options, the related fields will change from brown to white and you can fill in your details or upload it.
5 : Now fill the remaining form and make sure to add your personal details like email id and mobile number.
6: Once done, click submit at the bottom of the page. You will now receive an email with the details of the application. You can use these details to track the status of your Voter ID application.