NVSP stands for National Voter Service Portal.

The Election Commission of India (ECI) established the
National Voter Service Portal in order to provide all possible support services
to voters using IT tools (NVSP). In 2015, the portal was launched to correlate
with National Voters’ Day. Every year on January 25th, National Voters’ Day is

The sole purpose of NVSP is to provide electors with a
single point of contact for services.

NVSP provides electors with a variety of
services. They are as follows:

Find the name in the Electoral List.

Electoral roll deletion/objection

Corrections to electoral roll entries

Application for a change of address on the
electoral roll

Apply for a new registration online.

Apply online for overseas voter registration.
Apply online for enrolment, modification, deletion, and change of address on
the electoral roll.

Monitor the status of applications.

Make a vote information slip.

View information about polling booths, Assembly
and Parliamentary constituencies, Booth Level Officers, Electoral Registration
Officers, and other Election Officers.

View websites for the State / UT CEO offices.

View information about polling procedures,
Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), and other election-related topics.

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VVPAT stands for voter verifiable paper audit trail

A voter verifiable paper audit trail (VVPAT) or verified
paper record (VPR) is a method of providing feedback to voters when voting
without a ballot. A VVPAT is intended to be an independent verification system
for voting machines, allowing voters to confirm that their vote was cast
correctly, detecting potential election fraud or malfunction, and providing a
means to audit the stored electronic results. It includes the name of the
candidate (for whom a vote was cast) as well as the symbol of the
party/individual candidate.

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EVM stands for electronic voting machines

Electronic voting machines (EVMs) are voting machines that
use electronic means to help or take care of the chores of casting and counting
votes. An EVM is composed of two components: the control unit and the balloting
unit. A cable connects these units together.