Lok Sabha election: Representation of the People Act lays down rules to register voters, also key in deciding seats for Lower House, Assemblies
Conducting polls in an ethnically and geographically diverse country like India is a herculean task, requiring extensive preparations.
Fact Check: Can NRIs vote online? No, all voters can only register online, clarifies Election Commission
NRIs can only register online to vote in Indian election. They will have to be physically present at their respective polling booths to cast their vote, the Election Commission has clarified
You can enrol as an overseas (NRI) voter if you are: A citizen of India, absent from the country owing to employment, education etc, has not acquired citizenship of any other country and are otherwise eligible to be registered as a voter in the address mentioned in your passport.