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Kirtish Bhatt takes a potshot at the Modi government’s demonetisation decision in 2016, suggesting that it has ensured a first-time voter’s familiarity with long queues.
Manjul takes a jibe at the Election Commission of India after voters pointed out on social media platforms that the ‘indelible’ poll ink vanished soon after they had cast their votes, on the first day of the Lok Sabha elections Thursday.
Satish Acharya weighs in on the instances of EVM glitches being reported from several states on the first day of the elections.
Mika Aziz also latches on to the reported malfunctioning of the EVMs, punning on the letters E, V and M.
Sajith Kumar takes a dig at the Congress party, which performing a puja before its roadshow in Raibareli.
Sandeep Adhwaryu ponders over the possible fate of Indian democracy as voting for the Lok Sabha polls begins.