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Internet of Things Based Electronic Voting Machine

  • Sushil Kumar Singh
  • Debjani Dey
  • Sushanta BordoloiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 38)

Abstract

With the advancement in technology, the Internet has become an essential part of our lives. The concept of IoT has caught the attention of industry, society, and academy by enhancing our day to day activities. In this work, the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) using IoT is presented. As the process of election demands to be fair and transparent, the fingerprint-based EVM can be one of the alternatives. The work focusses on the concept of an online electoral system for election, where the voting information is shared instantly, and mechanism had been put in place to detect a proxy vote. A hardware prototype is developed and to evaluate the performance of the proposed system, field trials were conducted.

Keywords

Electronic Voting Machine Fingerprint sensor Twitter IoT 

Notes

Acknowledgment

The author/s thankfully acknowledge(s) the support provided by TEQIP-III, NIT Mizoram for carrying out this work. And Sukanta Dey, Research Scholar, Dept. of CSE, IIT Guwahati for his valuable suggestion in preparing manuscript.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sushil Kumar Singh
    • 1
  • Debjani Dey
    • 1
  • Sushanta Bordoloi
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of ECENIT MizoramAizawlIndia

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