based Software which works on smartphones& tabs for taking photos of the voters who’sphotographs are not available in Voter
List using Residual Voter List.This will help
to establish a process for providing voters with
an option to submit his photograph during polling
Collection/updating of voter information by ECI is a vastexercise,
which is performed through its Chief Electoral Officers (CEO) network
across the country and is practically a very difficult and expensive
affair. The current election commission database has significant percentage
of Voters with missing photographs; many times photo collection drives
have been unsuccessful.
The Solution is to take photograph of the voter at the time of municipal
elections at polling booths using this smartphone based software & automatically
generates form 8 using the existing database which can be printed using
WIFI printer. As elections definitely provide great opportunity to
gather mass of voters at one place and on a single day, increased coverage
as elections typically get 60-80 % turn out.
will bea simple and convenient process, which
would motivate the voters to take part in the
project, saving precious time and money. The
generated printed form 8 will be signed by the
voter with updated latest photograph, and the
photograph database can be handed over to CEO
for further updating in ERMS.