He said that it was not a problem of whether magnetic ink
was used or not, since NADRA did not have the necessary equipment to read magnetic ink
in the first place.
The petitions pointed several irregularities during the May 2013 elections including nonuse of magnetic ink
as prescribed under the law.
Swiss company SIC PA--the leading security ink producer--has introduced SPARK [R] Live, the second generation of its OVAM [R] (Optically Variable Magnetic Ink
), which benefits from a new ink formulation and JDSU OVMP[R] pigments, as well as a revised creation process that produces high-resolution effects.
Earlier during the question and answer session Sheikh Aftab, minister for parliamentary affairs answering the question whether magnetic ink
was used for thumb impressions of voters in general election of May, 2013 said that magnetic ink
was used in the general election.
Soft steel is a rollable material designed to let the user create a surface for trade show booths on which the magnetic ink
jet can stick.
Also in May, the Board approved making permanent two services that had been the subject of pilot programs: check truncation (in which the bank holds the check and transmits payment information electronically) and the electronic capture of check data encoded for magnetic ink
character recognition (MICR).
Many women voters were not issued ballot papers even after their thumbs were marked with magnetic ink
and registration of ID Card number.
Ironically, he admits that most of the constituencies did not use magnetic ink
. Does he mean to say that results are already bogus because of the inefficiency of the Election Commission and the Caretaker Government?
He said, "we are satisfied over the reply of government" regarding the magnetic ink
. The opposition did not blame the government for not using the magnetic ink
in general elections.
Two new optically variable high security features for banknotes stand out as major competitors to DOVDs and holograms - micro optics and in particular Crane's Motion [R] security thread and Sicpa's SPARK [R], an OVMI (Optically Variable Magnetic Ink