Lok Sabha Election 2019 Phase 4: RBI Gov Shaktikanta Das, Anil Ambani, HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh vote in Mumbai
BusinessToday.In April 29, 2019
Mumbai North, Mumbai North-East, Mumbai North-West, Mumbai North-Central, Mumbai South-Central, and Mumbai South constituencies are voting today in Phase 4 of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019. Mumbai, home to the who's who of the country has turned the elections into a starry affair. From superstar Aamir Khan and wife Kiran Rao to Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit and Anupam Kher, Bollywood has come to vote in full force.
However, not only the stars, the who's who of the economy business world have also participated in the Mumbai polls. Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das reached polling booth number 40 and 41 at Peddar Road in South Mumbai. He was spotted waiting in queue to cast his vote.
Anil Ambani had reached polling booth number 215 at GD Somani School in Cuffe Parade in the early hours of Monday to cast his vote.
HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh also cast his vote at the polling booth number 40 and 41 in Peddar Road.
Anand Mahindra, Chairman of Mahindra group cast his vote at a polling booth in Malabar Hill.
There are around 323 candidates in the fray whose fate will be sealed by almost 3.11 crore voters. Some of the key candidates contesting from Mumbai are Urmila Matondkar in Mumbai North, Poonam Mahajan and Priya Dutt, both daughters of political bigwigs in Mumbai North-Central, Milind Deora in Mumbai South, and Sanjay Nirupam in Mumbai North-West.
Maharashtra is voting in three phases out of the seven in the Lok Sabha Election 2019. Phase 4 that is being conducted today is Maharashtra's last election day. The state first went to polls in Phase 2 of the General Elections.