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In a first, Rahul Gandhi in Amethi on polling day

In a first in the last one decade, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Wednesday reached his parliamentary constituency Amethi during voting. Gandhi’s visit comes as the going seemed to be getting tough for the incumbent MP, more so after the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi visited the family bastion and urged the people to shun dynastic politics and vote ...

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Narendra Modi Flashes Party Symbol, Faces EC Ire as 89 MP seats See Brisk Voting

¬†BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi ran foul of the Election Commission for flashing his party symbol near a polling booth as millions voted on Wednesday in 89 Lok Sabha constituencies, including Sonia Gandhi’s Rae Bareli. An estimated 45 percent of of the 139 million electorate had voted by 3 p.m. in seven states and two union territories, the exception ...

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Elections: Chiranjeevi breaks queue, voter objects

Union minister and Congress leader K. Chiranjeevi faced some embarrassing moments here Wednesday after a voter raised objections when he broke the queue. A voter stopped the actor-turned-politician and his family members when they tried to walk into the polling centre even as others were standing in the queue. The superstar was taken aback when the voter told him that ...

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