Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Voting begins; Sitharaman, Chidambaram, Rajinikanth cast their vote
The second phase of polling started on Thursday morning. Prominent political leaders came out and exercised their Right to Vote in the first phase of the seven-phased Lok Sabha elections 2019. Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth, BJP candidate from Bengaluru South Tejasvi Surya, and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman have cast their votes for constituting the 17th Lok Sabha.
Polling for 95 Lok Sabha constitutions across 11 states and one union territory began on Thursday morning. Polling is being held in Lok Sabha constituencies of Assam (5), Bihar (5), Chhattisgarh (3), Jammu and Kashmir (2), Karnataka (14), Maharashtra (10), Manipur (1), Odisha (5), Tamil Nadu (38), Uttar Pradesh (8), West Bengal (3), and a single parliamentary seat of Puducherry.