May 02, 2023

Voting Awareness Program at PES University


Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike organized a voting awareness program at the PES University campus. Addressing the students, BBMP Chief Electoral Officer and Chief Commissioner of BBMP, Sri Tushar Girinath said, how the young generation plays an important role in today's era for voting. He also answered many questions from young voters about the relevance of NOTA, educational requirements for elected representatives, factual information about candidates contesting the polls for the public, ceiling on election expenditures and accountability of assurances given by parties, and rationality on freebies and practicality of online voting.

BBMP SVEEP team enacted street play to create awareness and the importance of voting and election to the students. The street play gave information about Pink Booth for female voters, and the voter helpline mobile app. They also spoke about how the young generation plays an important role in today's era of voting.

Sri B. Reddy Shankar Babu, IDES Zonal Commissioner, RajaRajeshwari Nagar Zone, Vice Chancellor of PES University Dr. J. Suryaprasad, Registrar Dr. K.S. Sridhar, Dean of Student Affairs Dr. V. Krishna and other Heads of the Departments, and faculty were present.