24Apr 2019
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Voting begins in India's legislative elections

Updated : Thursday, 11 April 2019, 09:43:20 AM
Tens of millions of Indians across 20 states and union territories will cast their votes in 91 constituencies.
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KUWAITCITY(IAMINKUWAIT) : Tens of millions of Indians across 20 states and union territories will cast their votes in 91 constituencies.The seven-phase vote to elect a new lower house of parliament will continue until 19 May. Counting day is 23 May.With 900 million eligible voters across the country, this is the largest election ever seen.Voting centers opened on Thursday in India to the hundreds of millions of voters who will vote in the general elections that will be held in a period of about six weeks, according to AFP.The elections are held in seven stages from now until May 19, and right-wing Prime Minister Narandra Modi is seeking a second term in front of Gandhi-Nehru's Gandhi-born Rahul Gandhi.

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