Electoral Literacy Clubs (ELC’s) are platforms to engage college students and people in villages through interesting activities and hands-on experience to sensitise with their electoral rights. It is constituted at the behest of Election Commission of India (ECI) in all the educational institution with a motive to aware and ensures the participation of youth & future voters who are pillars of Indian democracy.
Year of Establishment
The main objective of ELC is to promote awareness of ‘Right to vote’ among students, faculty members and community at large.
-To enable critical thinking on issues related to election rights, democracies and its processes.
-ELC works to educate the future voters about enrolment, and other electoral process like EVM/VVPAT.
-To develop a culture of electoral participation and maximize the ethical voting and follow the principle ‘Every vote counts’ and ‘No voters to be left behind’.
No voter to be left behind.
College students between the age of 18 to 22 will be the members of Electoral Literacy Club.
Mrs. Varinder Kaur, Assistant Professor in Political Science
Ms. Ramandeep Kaur, Assistant Professor in CS & IT