As announced earlier, registered voters can now verify their votes status of in the displayed new computerized voter lists prepared by the Election Commission of Pakistan by just sending an SMS via your cell phones. This mobile SMS service has been up an running for all mobile operators companies, throughout the country. Election Commission said that this SMS verification service, in collaboration with cellular operators, happens to be world’s largest verification service of any kind. ECP said that 85 million registered voters can check their records through a single SMS. Election Commission said that it has purposefully not included the voters’ name and home address to avoid any privacy violations.
Election Commission of Pakistan has said that that registered voters, in case of any issue or objection regarding their vote verification, should instantly contact district election commission office to get the details corrected. For the purpose, Election Commission is also arranging the establishment of display centers where voters can go an check their details and get the information corrected.
Vote Verification via SMS Check and Find Out Your Polling Station Details Through 8300
How to verify your Vote Status?
- Simply send your CNIC (without dashes) to 8300
- Example: Send “3740541882200” to 8300
- You will soon receive a reply with the following information:
- Your CNIC Number
- Electoral Area, i.e. District, Tehsil and city/town/village
- Block Code
- Serial Number
Note: Reply message is likely to have words in Urdu (Unicode). You may not be able to read the text message if your phone doesn’t support Unicode. After SMS receiving you can verify available information but now we want to tell you that no objection and issue can be resolved till 25th Jully, 2021.