Imphal: Manipur has a total of 20, 34, 966 voters, including 9,85,119 men, 10,49,639 women and 208 from the third gender. This means that for the second time, female voters outnumber male electors by 64,520 in the state.
The integrated final electoral rolls of all 60 assembly constituencies of the state were published by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Manipur Rajesh Agrawal here Wednesday.
Briefing the mediapersons, CEO Manipur informed that the General Public/Electors and representatives of Political Parties may verify the Final Photo Electoral Rolls at the offices of the EROs/AEROs and concerned Booth Level Officers (BLOs) may also be contacted for any clarification or they may also check on the Chief Electoral Officer, Manipur’s website https://ceomanipur.nic.in.
Further, l (one) printed copy of the Final Electoral Roll of each Assembly Constituency and another copy in DVD-ROM will be made available free of cost to the recognised National and State Political Parties. The recognised State /National Political parties may depute one representative of their party, duly authorised (in writing) to the CEO’s office for this purpose. Any additional copy can be purchased @ Rs.2/- per page and @ Rs.1/- per half page or part thereof. Interested parties may also purchase DVD-ROMs from CEO’s Office, Lamphelpat @Rs. 100/- per DVD-ROM per Assembly Constituency.
The CEO expressed that there is overwhelming participation from female electors and they are much more proactive in the participation of the electoral process.
As per Final Roll 2022, the Electors to Population Ratio (EP Ratio) is 57.70 as compared to the Draft Electoral Roll figure of 55.81. With the increase of 65 new Polling Stations, the total number of Polling Stations is 2959. There is a 95 per cent increase in the marking of Person with Disabilities (PWDs) i.e. from 7520 to 14565.
Additional CEO, N. Praveen Singh, Joint CEO, Manipur, Ramananda Nongmeikapam, Joint CEO (II), Manipur, Md. S. Daulat Khan, SNO, Media W. Phajatombi Devi and officials concerned were also present.