PO: Kalibari Bazar, PS: Algapur,
The Electoral Literacy Club (ELC) is a platform to engage the students of schools, colleges and people in villages around the vicinity of the college through various 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 institutions with a motive to aware and ensure the participation of youth & future voters who are the pillars of Indian democracy.
Electoral Literacy Club (ELC) aims at strengthening the culture of electoral participation among young (mainly the new voters) and future voters.
a) The main objective of ELC is to promote awareness of ‘Right to Vote’ among students, faculty members and community at large.
b) To enable critical thinking on issues related to election rights, democracies and its processes.
c) ELC works to educate the future voters about the procedure of enrolment, and other electoral process like EVM/VVPAT.
d) 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’.
Dr. Abul Fazal Mazumder,
Assistant Professor and HOD, Department of Botany