Registration on the Electoral Rolls as NRI Voters
All NRIs living in the consular jurisdiction of this Consulate, (a)Whose name are not included in the electoral roll; (b)Who have not acquired the citizenship of any other country; (c)Who are absenting from his place of ordinary residence in India owing to his employment, education or otherwise outside India, are entitled to have his/her name registered in the electoral roll as “Overseas electors” in the constituency in one’s place of residence in India as mentioned in one’s passport is located.
The application for this purpose can be filed in prescribed form in person before the concerned Electoral Registration Officer or sent by post or can be filed online on website of Chief Electoral Officer of the concerned state or website of Election Commission of India (eci.nic.in). After getting enrolled in the electoral roll, such person can cast one’s vote in India during Assembly or Parliamentary election at the perspective polling station after showing his/her valid Indian passport.
In view of the above, all NRIs are requested to register themselves on the electoral rolls as NRI voters to become the part of the election process.