Social media platform fb is now supporting voters in Pakistan identify their constituencies and ensure their votes are registered.
Over 33 million Pakistanis actively use the platform, consistent with an estimate.
In collaboration with the Election commission of Pakistan (ECP), the social media platform that hosts over 2.19 billion customers internationally, is notifying users in Pakistan to make sure their votes are registered through a pop up in their information feed.
“Are you registered to vote? Textual content your CNIC to 8300 to make sure that you’re registered to vote inside the election. SMS prices may observe,” reads the awareness.
Clicking on the pop up redirects you to the ECP’s internet site where extra statistics approximately the electoral technique is available for the help of citizens.
In advance this month, fb had collaborated with the federal frame to make sure the safety of users at some point of the election season.
Guide: the way to vote on July 25?
Step 1: while you arrive at your detailed polling sales space or station, between 8am and 6pm, a polling officer will test your country wide identification card. Please make certain you are sporting the original one and now not a copy. Once, the officer identifies your serial wide variety and call, as listed in his/her electoral roll, your name could be crossed out and your thumb marked with indelible ink.
Step 2: The officer will take your thumb impression on a counterfoil of the poll paper. Thereafter, the assistant presiding officer will stamp the paper for the country wide (inexperienced) and provincial assembly (white) constituencies and signal it.
Step three: after you are cleared to go into the polling sales space/station, that is when you may forged your vote. Please ensure you mark surely and firmly on the symbol of the candidate you help.
Step 4: Drop the green colored ballot paper in the box with a green lid and white paper inside the box with a white lid. That’s it! You’re finished workout your proper to vote.
· different files, except the CNIC, will not be regular.
· Polling officers are informed to give precedence to pregnant girls, the disabled, senior and transgender citizens.
· make sure you solid your vote in whole privateness.
· mobile phones and cameras aren’t allowed inside the polling stations.
· whilst the polling time ends (6pm), simplest the ones voters inside the polling station could be allowed to keep voting.