Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher urged fans to come out and vote as India goes to polls for Phase 7 of General elections. The actor posted an interesting GIF of himself on Twitter asking citizens to exercise their rights.
Celebrating the festival of Democracy, he captioned the same saying, "आपका वोट क़ीमती है। Please vote.:) #FestivalOfDemocracy #ExerciseYourRight"
Here's the post:
Voting begins for the final phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections on Sunday, May 19. 59 constituencies across 7 states and one Union territory will seal the fate of 918 candidates. Polling 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.
Anupam Kher's wife former actress Kirron Kher is also contesting elections this year. She is one of the key Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Chandigarh whose constituency goes to polls today. In the past few weeks, Kher was seen actively campaigning for his wife in Chandigarh ahead of the Lok Sabha 2019 elections.
13 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh will undergo polling, which will see Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking re-election from Varanasi. Beside him, the key candidates that will go to polls include, 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, and 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 (BJP) 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)