In commemoration of Election Commission of India (ECI) diamond jubilee celebration, the ECI has declared January 25 as ‘National Voters Day’.
For awareness of the people regarding ‘National Voters Day’ and for betterment of election, an SMS slogan competition was launched from Wednesday.
Dimapur’s Bitoka Shohe’s message “The arm of politics envelops every person from the womb to the tomb. Let us not alienate ourselves from the election process in electing persons with integrity and progressive vision” has been chosen as finalist no. 3.
Deputy Chief Electoral Officer, Kohima, N. Moa Aier has further asked all bonafide adult citizen to SMS at 9402902072 on the theme ‘Greater participation for a stronger Democracy’ within 30 words with senders’ name and address.
The finalist would appear in all local papers from January 5 to 24. Finalist would be awarded Rs.500 each and among the finalist, first, second and third prize would be awarded Rs.5,000, Rs.3,000, Rs.2,000 each respectively on ‘National Voters Day’.