The Election Commission is preparing to go door to door in a bid to properly update the voter list with information of new voters.
The process is expected to commence on July 25 and continue till August 9.
Muhammad Abdullah, secretary of EC Secretariat, said, “Representatives of the Commission will go door to door in each constituency to enlist new voters.”
“A draft of the updated voter list will be published on January 2, 2018 and it will be finalised on January 31,” the secretary added.
The EC official said these while talking to journalists after attending a meeting on updated voter list at the EC secretariat in Sher-e-Bangla Nagar of the capital on Monday.
Notably, from November 25 to December 15, 2016, the EC collected data of tentative voters to kick-start the process.
Currently, there are around 10.14 crore listed voters in the country.