The first part of the Lok Sabha elections began Thursday, with polling in 91 constituencies spread across 18states and 2 union territories. Meanwhile, PM Modi is scheduled to address rallies in Bihar and Assam. Results are going to be declared on May 23.
UPA president Sonia Gandhi will file her nomination for the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha seat on Thursday. she is going to undertake a 700-metre show before filing the nomination, party spokesperson LKP Singh said. Meanwhile, Union Minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani will file her nomination papers from the Amethi Lok Sabha constituency. each race Bareli and Amethi figure within the fifth part of the seven-phased general elections and ballot there’ll be stayed may6. Irani faces a troublesome fight with Congress president Rahul Gandhi, WHO had filed his nomination papers on Wednesday, whereas Rae Bareli can see a straight contest between Sonia Gandhi and Dinesh Pratap Singh, WHO had recently joined the BJP once leaving the Congress.
With six phases left, campaigningcan continue in differentcomponents of the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Bihar’s Bhagalpur. He can later address another rally in Assam to campaign for the NDA.
Voting for the primary part of the Lok Sabha elections began Thursday, with union ministers General V K Singh, Mahesh Sharma and Satyapal Singh, and one former minister, Sanjeev Balyan, fighting to retain their seats in Uttar Pradesh wherevervoting is being controlled for eight constituencies.