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Election Queue Management System introduced in India

The Election Queue Management System, a first of its kind initiative in the country in Budwan district, West Bengal.

May 2, 2014 16:56 IST
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The Election Queue Management System, a first of its kind initiative was introduced in India. It was introduced by the District Election Authority in Burdwan district, West Bengal during Lok Sabha election held on 30 April 2014.

The Election queue management system helped voters to find out the level of crowd in the polling booths in Burdwan district.

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This system will help the voter in receiving information about the crowd in the queue by sending an SMS with the Electoral Photo Identity Card (EPIC) number to 9230085005.

The information was also available on the website Burdwan.nic.in and PSQueue Info.

It received 22800 SMS queries, 1800 mobile queries, 44000 web request from the voters to know the information about the number of people in queue at polling booth of Burdwan-Durgapur and Burdwan Purba.

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