Voter turnout as of 1 pm:
Voters hold protest outside polling station number 189 in Basirhat, allege that TMC workers are not allowing them to cast their vote. BJP MP candidate from Basirhat, Sayantan Basu says, "100 people were stopped from voting. We will take them to cast their vote."
From West Bengal turning into a battleground to PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah's joint press conference, India slips into the seventh and the last phase of Lok Sabha elections on Sunday.
On May 19, 59 constituencies across 7 states and one Union territory will seal the fate of 918 candidates.
Voting will take place in parts of Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal, along with that Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and the union territory Chandigarh will go to polls.
PM Narendra Modi, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Shatrughan Sinha, Ram Kripal Yadav, Meira Kumar, Misa Bharti, Ravi Kishan, Anurag Singh Thakur, Sunny Deol, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Sukhbir Singh Badal, Chandra Kumar Bose, Abhishek Banerjee, Kirron Kher, Pawan Kumar Bansal.
Narendra Modi (BJP) vs Shalini Yadav (SP) vs Ajay Rai (Congress)
Ravi Kishan (BJP) vs Ram Bhual Nishad (SP) vs Madhusudhan Tiwari (Congress)
Vijay Dubey (BJP) vs RPN singh (Congress)
Manoj Sinha (BJP) vs Afzal Ansari (BSP)
Mahendra Nath Pandey (BJP) vs Sanjay Chauhan (SP)
Anupriya Patel (Apna Dal) vs Ram Charitra Nishad (SP) vs Lalitesh Pati Tripathi (Cong)
Kailash Nath (SBSP) vs Bhai Lal Kol (SP) vs Bhagwati Prasad Chaudhary (Congress)
Harsimrat Kaur Badal (SAD) vs Amrinder Singh Raja Warring (Congress) vs Sukhpal Singh Khaira (Punjab Ekta Party)
Jagir kaur (SAD) vs Jasbir Singh Dimpa (Congress) vs Paramjit Kaur Khalra (Punjab Ekta Party)
Preneet Kaur (Congress) vs Surjit Singh Rakhra (SAD)
Sunil Jakhar (Congress) vs Sunny Deol (BJP)
Kirron Kher (BJP) vs Pawan Kumar Bansal (Congress)
Ravishankar Prasad (BJP) vs Shatrughan Sinha (Congress)
Ram Kripal Yadav (BJP) vs Misa Bharti (RJD)
Ashwani Kumar Choubey (BJP) vs Jagadanand Singh (RJD)
Abhishek banerjee (TMC) vs Nilanjan Roy (BJP), Fuad Halim (CPI-M)
Shibu Soren (JMM) vs Sunil Soren (BJP)
Anurag Thakur (BJP) vs Ramlal Thakur (Congress)
Arun Yadav (Congress) vs Nandkumar Singh Chauhan (BJP)
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