PM castes his vote, urges people to vote in large numbers

14 December, 2017, 12:46 | Author: Lester Mason
  • PM Modi arrives Ahmedabad to cast his vote

Amidst the allegations of Congress party colluding with Pakistan to ensure ruling party BJP loses the Gujarat's ongoing Assembly elections, Pakistan's former Minister Khurshid Kasuri has stated a social event meeting with India's Intelligence Agency head doesn't determine they are conspiring BJP loss at the Poll bound Gujarat.

As soon as he reached the booth, PM Modi touched his elder brother's feet and stood in the queue waiting for his turn to cast the vote. He waved to the crowd and displayed his index finger with the ink mark.

BJP chief Amit Shah hit back at the former prime minister and asked the "angry" Congress veteran why he was silent when a "monumental loot" took place during his tenure at the Centre.

Modiji will cast his vote at a poll booth in the Nishan High School in Ranip locality of Sabarmati.

As he got down from his vehicle, Modi greeted Singh with folded hands and extended it towards the former prime minister.

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"Amused to see the Congress party so desperate before the Gujarat elections".

"Gujarat nu bhalukaro, (I pray to God for Gujarat's well-being)", she said at the polling station.

The battlefield Gujarat which witnessed a vitriolic campaign goes into the decisive phase today, in the elections being viewed as precursor to the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. "I request all those voting today to vote in record numbers and enrich this festival of democracy", he tweeted.

The second phase voting is underay in central and north Gujarat. Around 2.22 crore voters would be exercising their franchise on Thursday for 93 assembly segments.

Elections are being held in Banaskantha, Patan, Sabarkantha, Mehsana, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Aravalli, Mahisagar, Panchmahal, Dahod, Kheda, Anand, Vadodara and Chhota Udepur districts from 8 am to 5 pm.

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