For the first time, the government of Jammu and Kashmir has given the people of the state the opportunity to register for a new voter id card online. Below we are going to explain step by step procedure to Apply for a New Election Card.
Voter id card is a very important as it helps us provide an identity and also helps in getting a lot of official work done on time. If you are above 18 years of age, then you need to have this voter id card as it will help you to vote and in case you do not vote, that will act as an obstacle in the growth of the country.
The process has been made very easier by the Electoral Commission of India and also the CEO of the state by collaborating their work. If you have basic knowledge of computer, then you will be able to do that.
Registering it online on your own : You will have to first visit the site which is http://ceojk.nic.in and you will have to register yourself there. There will be a login id and a password for the same, after that you can visit the site properly. You will also get to see a registration link after that, click on that. And be careful while downloading the form, if you are entering your name for the first time, the form that you download has to be Form 6. Download it. Take a print out of it.
Now comes the filling up of the form. That has to be done very carefully. In case you find any difficulty, go to the site again as you will also find steps that will help you in filling up of the form. By also entering your name in the site, you will also be able to see whether your name has been entered or not.
You need to keep all the documents that they will ask for ready before you log in. First you need to have two passport size photographs ready with you. All the important documents are also to be kept ready which are your birth certificate, transfer certificate, one of the address proof and also your driving license or any proof equivalent to that. Make sure that all your documents are correct, in case there is any flaw there, you will not get the voter id card. Once you submit, you will also get a notification on your phone. Keep that safely with you. After the officials receive your form, they will come to your place for verification and might also ask your neighbours. So do not indulge into any fraudulent cases. Once the verification is done, you will get your voter card within a month.