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Remote voting should inspire trust, assure integrity of the process: EC

Chandra underlined the importance of ensuring greater "inclusiveness in elections" while noting that a large number of voters are unable to exercise their franchise due to geographical barriers

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Election Commission of India | Indian elections | Election Commissioners

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

CBDT Chairman Sushil Chandra
Remote voting, Chandra said, marks a departure from a conventional polling station which was tied to a geographical location.

Stressing on the importance of ensuring greater "inclusiveness" in elections, Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra said remote voting should be such that it inspires trust of all stakeholders and assures integrity of electoral process and secrecy.

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First Published: Tue, August 11 2020. 21:05 IST
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