mouicon Kerala local body elections

Back in January this year the Supreme Court issued notice to the Election Commission and the government of India to take steps for NRIs to vote. It was expected that soon millions of Indians abroad, including five million in the Gulf region, a majority of whom are Keralites, will be getting the right to vote. Keralites were expected to be the first to cast their votes through e-ballot during the local body election slated for September 2015. However, the e-ballot system now seems to be far from being realized. The votes of NRIs can be a huge decisive factor in the various elections to be held in the country. The government had told the Supreme Court that it had agreed to accept the recommendation to provide voting rights to non-resident Indians through e-postal ballot system. The ...

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