Jan 25, 2023
Ladakh: District Election Office Kargil observes 13th National Voter’ Day 2023 in Kargil
In Ladakh, the District Election Office Kargil observed the 13th National Voter’ Day 2023 under the theme ‘Nothing Like Voting, I Vote for Sure’’ at Khree Sultan Cho Sports Stadium in Kargil.
Deputy Commissioner/CEO, LAHDC, Kargil, Santosh Sukhadeve, who is also District Election Officer (DEO), said that being a citizen of the world’s largest democracy, an individual voter plays a crucial role in keeping the vibrant democracy functional in its true sense.
Terming youth as the future ambassadors of the country, he stressed youth to come forward and participate in the electoral process. He said, youth who are informed about the right political choices can take the country to new heights. He added that free and fair elections are the strength of Indian democracy adding that the youth of the country have a huge responsibility to carry forward this rich legacy.
Despite Heavy Snowfall A friendly and symbolic Ice Hockey match was also played between DC 11 and SP 11 Kargil that was meant to impart the message of participation of youth in Democracy. The match was won by DC 11 with one goal.
Meanwhile, prizes were distributed among the position holders who participated in essay and painting, an online competition organised by the District Election Office, Kargil aiming to spread awareness about the importance of voting rights and elections.