Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Prime Minister's Office
25-January-2017 11:17 IST
PM wishes citizens on National Voters’ Day

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has wished the citizens on National Voters’ Day. Calling elections as the celebrations of democracy the Prime Minister has also urged every eligible voters to exercise their franchise and called upon the youth to register as voters when they turn 18.

 “Wishing you all on National Voters’ Day. We greet the Election Commission and salute their important role in our democracy.

Elections are celebrations of democracy. They communicate the will of the people, which is supreme in a democracy.

I urge every eligible voter to exercise his or her franchise and call upon my young friends to register as voters when they turn 18.” the Prime Minister said.