President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the election practices in India have earned an immense pride in the global community. He said the democratic fabric ensures and strengthens everyone's participation in democracy.
Addressing a function in New Delhi on the 10th National Voter's Day today, the President applauded Election Commission's efforts in bringing electoral literacy among the public aiming at strengthening democracy.
On the occasion, Mr. Kovind conferred 20 National Awards for the Best Electoral Practices on District and State-level Officers for their outstanding performance in the conduct of elections in different spheres such as IT initiatives, Security Management, Election Management and contribution in the field of voter awareness and outreach. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora were also present on the occasion. (AIR NEWS)