28th Feb 2024 10:02:PM State
Eastern Sentinel Arunachal News

Itanagar, Feb 28:Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt. General KT Parnaik (Retd.) today appealed to the people to participate in the voting process terming it the cornerstone of democracy.
“Voting is a cornerstone of democracy and it's essential for ensuring that governments are accountable, responsive, and reflective of the will of the people. Voting allows citizens to participate in the democratic process by selecting representatives who will make decisions on their behalf. It ensures that the government reflects the will of the people,” Parnaik said.
The Governor was speaking as he received his Elector's Photo Identity Card from the officials of Nirvachan Bhavan, Itanagar on Wednesday. Ira Singhal, OSD to CEO, and Shania Mize, APCS, Deputy CEO, Nirvachan Bhavan, Itanagar handed over the ‘EPIC’ card to the Governor.
Proudly receiving his voting card, Parnaik said that voting is a fundamental right which must be exercised by all responsible citizens. It's a way to safeguard other rights and freedoms by ensuring that everyone has a voice in the political process. He said that through voting, diverse perspectives and voices can be represented in government.
The Governor, while appealing to the people to participate in the voting, said that individuals can influence the direction of policies and legislation on issues that matter to them. “It's a way for citizens to have a say in shaping the laws and regulations that govern society. Moreover, it is a way for individuals to feel connected to their communities and have a sense of ownership over the decisions that affect their lives,” he said.

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