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    LS Polls LIVE: Andhra Pradesh: Election Commission has transferred Prakasam District Superintendent of Police, K Praveen; also transferred two Circle Inspectors.

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    LS Polls LIVE: Local of Mal village, Junaid Gamit says, “we start queuing up outside handpump at 3-4 am so that water can be collected for morning meal”.Another villager Amit bhai says, “had boycotted assembly elections in demand of road; will boycott polls again if work not completed”.

  • 10:29 PM IST

    LS Polls LIVE: Preparations underway for Lok Sabha Elections 2019 in Alipurduar; Two parliamentary constituency of Wets Bengal- Cooch Behar and Alipurduar, will go to polls on April 11.

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    LS Polls LIVE: “Just like people devote their first salary for something pure & memorable, I urge you all to devote your first vote for a higher cause, for a better future of the nation, to strengthen the hands of all nationalists,” PM Modi in Coimbatore to 1st-time voters.

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    LS Polls LIVE: I just don’t understand our friends in opposition, they’re always suspecting our Army & Air Force… An alliance with such thinking can never protect India… Opposition has started asking why is Modi talking about nationalism. Is it a crime to be a nationalist?, says PM Modi.

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    LS Polls LIVE: The voting time in most of the Parliamentary Constituencies going to polls in the first phase on 11th April is between 7 am – 6 pm. However in left-wing extremism (LWE) affected areas and NE States the timings will vary from 7am-5pm/ 7am-4pm / 7am-3pm.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray shared a dais after two-and-a-half-year while campaigning in Latur, Maharashtra. Last time the duo had shared the dais in December 2016 in Mumbai at a function to lay the foundation stone of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial off the Arabian Sea.

Of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, the BJP and Sena announced to contest 25 and 23 seats, respectively. Polling in Maharashtra will be held in four phases on April 11, 18, 23 and 29, and the results will be declared on May 23.

After Maharashtra, PM would head to Karnataka and address rallies in Chitradurga and Mysuru. The first public rally in Chitradurga will be held around noon. At 4.40 PM the prime minister will land at Mysore Airport in Mandakalli. The PM’s cavalcade will move from Mandakalli to Maharaja’s College Grounds. He will address a rally at 4.50 PM.

Later in the day, Prime Minister will address an election rally in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu in support of BJP candidate C P Radhakrishnan.

Besides, BJP chief Amit Shah held a roadshow in Puri. The BJP has fielded party’s national spokesman Sambit Patra as its candidate for the Puri Lok Sabha seat.

Shah also visited Bareilly and Nagpur. On Sunday, he had addressed two election meetings at Polosara in Ganjam district and another at Baragarh.

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