Ahead of the meeting elections in 4 states and a union territory, a startup agency has unveiled a cell utility with ballot statistics and information on the nation’s economic system to assist voters take fact-based choices earlier than exercising their franchise, firm officers stated.
The startup – Demokratika- launched the appliance, BolSubol, which has financial and political details about all of the constituencies in India for over 60 years on common, they claimed.
“Except the election commission’s efforts, not much seems to be done by political parties to empower voters. Hence, the app is rolled out. It will offer a powerful microblogging tool,” Ritesh Verma, one of many administrators of the corporate, stated on Friday.
Most of the digital platforms associated to the sector are social networking purposes. These don’t assist voters take fact-based choices, one other director of the agency Sheshagiri Anegondi stated.
There is an election information recreation that customers can play, and a lot of the options of the app are free, the official stated.
“Users have to pay for some of the features of the mobile application,” he added. Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry will go to polls on April 6, whereas meeting elections in Assam will probably be held in three phases beginning on March 27. The eight-phased polls in West Bengal will probably be held between March 27 and April 29. Votes will probably be counted on May 2.