Manika Batra's voter awareness video with ECI for clearance
New Delhi: A video of ace table tennis player Manika Batra urging citizens to cast their vote has been sent to the Election Commission Of India for approval before it is played in cinema halls, malls and other public places, officials said Monday. The office of the CEO had chosen the Commonwealth Games medallist as an ambassador for spreading voting awareness.
"The video message has been sent to the Election Commission Of India for approval. After which, the message will be played in cinema halls, malls and other public places," an official said. Cricketer Rishabh Pant, who is another brand ambassador of the CEO, has also recorded an awareness video which is currently in the editing phase and will be sent to the Election Commission soon.
CEO of Delhi Ranbir Singh Monday said returning officers have been directed to ensure voter awareness activities are carried out.