“Taking about Voters ID Alternative as an valid proof for Mumbai Elections. Even after much of awareness about civic election and importance of voter’s ID as proof to during submitting your vote, Many citizens of Mumbai still don’t have their voter’s ID and as an alternative below are list of other valid ID Proof you can carry as your citizenship ID to vote without special voter’s identity during elections..”
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Alternate Valid Voting ID Proof
- Recent passport : Carry your recent passport as it is one of the best citizen ID proof that can be used as an alternative.
- Government or Semi Government Service Identity : If you have any ID card which is related to work at or related to government organization of India, then you can carry that too during elections.
- Ration card : It was and is still a valid Indian citizen proof that can be used to get you to vote.
- Passbook Copy of Nationalized bank : Some might have never thought that this can be a alternative ID proof if you misplaced or for any reasons do not have your voter’s ID on place.
- Driving License : To get a driving license one need to submit citizen ship proof like passport, ration card etc and thus if you have a driving license, you can vote with its help.
- Pension card : The long term service that achieved you this pension card is a valid proof of identity for Voting in Mumbai and anywhere else around India.
- PAN card : You permanent account number is a very important card and document required at any legal and financial matters like Income tax filing etc, and thus is considered as valid proof for election in Mumbai.
- Aadhaar card : In recent year this new card is in the list of valid proof of Identity.
- Freedom Fighters ID card : It gives and extra honour and respect if you are one who has this kind of ID with you which also can be used to vote.
- Registered Property Document with Photo ID inside : Now if you own a home or any other property which is registered by Government registrar which definitely has a photo id as proof, you can carry that too during elections.
How to check if you are on voters list
- On MCGM Website : If you are not sure if you are already on the list of candidates who can vote, then here is a website of Municipal Corporation Of greater Mumbai which can be referred.
- Check Via SMS : Send and Sms in listed format below to get reply of on voter’s list. voter<space>MCGM<space>YOUR FULL NAME HERE<space><age> and send it to 56677
- Civic Election helpline for Mumbai : For this year 2012, Election body have started a helpline number 9225320011 between 8 am to 8 pm which was active from February 15th which is a 24 hour election helpline for Mumbai to check your voters identity if already on list. We are not sure if this will the permanent helpline for upcoming years.