The Representation of the People Act,1950
Section 23. Inclusion of names in electoral rolls
1[Inclusion of names in electoral rolls. (1) Any person whose name is not included in the electoral roll of a constituency may apply to the electoral registration officer for the inclusion of his name in that roll.
(2) The electoral registration officer shall, if satisfied that the applicant is entitled to be registered in the electoral roll, direct his name to be included therein: 1[after proper verification of facts in such manner as may be prescribed]
Provided that if the applicant is registered in the electoral roll of any other constituency, the electoral registration officer shall inform the electoral registration officer of that other constituency and that officer shall, on receipt of the information, strike off the applicants name from that roll. [after proper verification of facts in such manner as may be prescribed]
1. Ins. by Act. 26 of 2010 w.e.f. 21-9-2010.