Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor and former actress Malaika Arora cast their votes as India goes to polls for Phase 4 of Lok Sabha General Elections 2019. On Monday morning Arjun was seen arriving at the polling station to exercise his rights.
Following the same, he also posted a selfie on Instagram flaunting his inked finger. Uring his follower to go out and vote, he captioned as saying, "Don’t be a fool, go vote & be cool... every vote counts... #mumbaikarvotekar#bepartofthechange"
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Meanwhile Arjun's girlfriend Malaika Arora was also seen casting vote. All dressed in a traditional attire she was seen arriving at the poll station. She also posed for the paparazzi flaunting her inked finger.
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Later on, she also posted a picture of herself on Instagram encouraging her fans to go out and vote. She wrote, "VOTE MUMBAI !!!!!! #loksabhaelections2019"
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Polling is being held on Monday for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha election in 72 parliamentary constituencies spread across nine states. Several other celebrities including Rekha, Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit, Ajay Devgn, Kajol, and Aamir Khan were spotted arriving at the polling booths in Mumbai to cast their votes.
Here are the details for Phase 4:
Date for Scrutiny of nominations: April 2
Last date of polling: April 29
Date of counting: May 23
This phase will see 957 candidates contesting for 72 seats in 9 states going to polls:
Bihar - 5
Jammu and Kashmir - 1
Jharkhand - 3
Madhya Pradesh - 6
Maharashtra - 17
Orissa - 6
Rajasthan - 13
Uttar Pradesh - 13
West Bengal - 8
Some of the big candidates contesting the elections are: Union Minister Giriraj Singh, former JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, former union minister Milind Murli Deora, parliamentarian Dimple Yadav (wife of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav), three-time parliamentarian Ram Chandra Paswan, Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) chief and former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha, former parliamentarian Priya Dutt, NCP chief Sharad Pawar's grandnephew Parth Pawar, senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid, Moon Moon Sen from TMC and Union Minister Babul Supriyo.
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