The Election Commission India is running an awareness campaign in view of the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. As a part of the ongoing campaign a live demonstration on EVM VVPAT machine was at GCCI recently. The live demo was conducted by Devidas Gaonkar, joint chief electoral officer at the conference room. All participants were able to cast a vote and verify the election process in the dummy scenario.
The demo allowed participants to understand the working of VVPAT machine which is one of the new technological addition in the Indian election system. Finally representatives of the Election Commission also deliberated on the counting mechanism and relay of election results.