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Assembly elections 2021: India is counting on you, says Rahul Gandhi as 475 constituencies cast votes

Polling is taking place for 31 seats in the third of the eight-phase West Bengal assembly elections, while 40 seats are at stake in the final and third phase of the assembly elections in Assam

twitter-logoPTI | April 6, 2021 | Updated 11:06 IST
Assembly elections 2021: India is counting on you, says Rahul Gandhi as 475 constituencies cast votes
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi

With polling taking place for assembly elections in four states and a Union Territory, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday urged people to cast their vote, saying "India is counting on you". Polling is taking place for 31 seats in the third of the eight-phase West Bengal assembly elections, while 40 seats are at stake in the final and third phase of the assembly elections in Assam.

Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are voting on Tuesday in single-phase assembly elections. "Do cast your votes today- India is counting on you," Gandhi tweeted.


In a tweet, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said, "As polling begins in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, I request my sisters and brothers to go out and vote in large numbers and ensure a strong, progressive and prosperous future for themselves."

In a Facebook post, she also urged people in Assam to vote in large numbers and strengthen the democratic process. "Brothers and sisters in Assam, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal, it is time to exercise your democratic right, Go Vote! for peace and progress," the Congress tweeted from its official Twitter handle.

Also read: Voting begins across Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Bengal & Puducherry; know about today's assembly polls

Also read: Kerala assembly elections: Polling starts for 140 assembly seats; 'Metroman' E Sreedharan casts vote

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Also read: West Bengal assembly polls: Voting underway for 31 seats in phase 3

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