PM Modi tweets to politicos, bats for increased voter participation

DN Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday appealed to politicians from various political parties to encourage increased voter participation and urged them to inspire more people to come out and vote during the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi  on Wednesday appealed to politicians from various political parties to encourage increased voter participation and urged them to inspire more people to come out and vote during the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

He said that increasing awareness among the youth on the importance of voting is a “paramount task.”

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Prime Minister Modi also reached out to members of the film fraternity, sportspersons, businessmen, spiritual leaders and members of the media to help enhance voter turnout.

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Besides them, he also appealed to RSS, NCC, NSS and Nehru Yuva Kendra to “help increase voter awareness and tap the power of society for democracy.”

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He added, “My fellow Indians, urging you all to strengthen voter awareness efforts across India. Let us all ensure maximum number of Indians come out to vote in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.”

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Seven-phased elections in the country will begin on April 11, and will culminate on May 19. The counting of votes will be done on May 23. (ANI)

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