The total number of voters in the country went up by 2,29,64,880 since 2008, according to the latest data published by the Election Commission (EC) today.
At present, there are 10,40,51,883 voters in the country, EC’s Acting Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed said at a briefing organised at Nirbachan Bhaban to reveal the draft of the new voter list.
According to the voter list updated in 2008, the figure was 8,10,87,003.
Anyone with any objection in this regard will have to contact the EC by January 17, the EC acting secretary said.
The final voter list will be published on January 31, he added.