Get out and vote this BBMP!

Posted on March 26, 2010 in Guest Posts

The BBMP (Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike) elections are here finally! Get ready to elect your Ward Corporator on coming Sunday – 28th March 2010, and play your role in improving the governance in Bangalore.

Janaagraha’s Jaagte Raho! campaign has teamed up with CommonFloor to ensure all residents of Bangalore go out and vote for these all important elections, which will affect our quality of lives on a day-to-day basis!

Click here to take the pledge to vote now!!!

In order to vote in these elections, your name must be on the voter’s list.

  • If you were registered to vote for 2009 Loksabha elections, check the voter list click here.
  • If you registered recently (after May 2009), check the latest supplement at the office of your Revenue Officer (RO). Click here for to find the address.

Please remember that your name must be on the voter list for you to cast your vote whether you have a voter ID card or not. If you haven’t been issued a voter ID card, you can vote with any other valid photo ID card.

In case you wish to BE THE CHANGE, you can run an effective door-to-door campaign in your own society / neighbourhood, and ensure that all your neighbours go out and vote in these elections!

Download our guide to organize a neighbourhood door-to-door drive.

To know more about your candidates, click here to check the affidavit details (education, assets, criminal records) of the candidates contesting from your ward. You can also be a part of the following “Know Your Candidate” events being held across Bangalore:

Ward 7- Byataranayapura

Date and Time: March 23 (Tue), 4:30pm

Venue: Vinayaka Sunrise School, Coffee Board Layout, Near MK Ahmed Stores, Kempapura.

Ward: 112-Domlur

Date and Time: March 24 (Wed), 4:30pm

Venue: Domlur club, Domlur

Ward: 34-Gangenahalli

Date and Time: March 24 (Wed), 5pm

Venue: Staff institute, DGQA Residential Complex near Para School, Mekhri School,Opp. HQ training command, airforce, Bangalore- 560032

Ward 6: Thanisandra

Date and Time: March 24 (Wed), 4:30pm

Venue:Kenneth George English School, Bhuvaneshwari Nagar.

To volunteer with Jaagte Raho! campaign or for further details, call at (080) 41277105.

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