Delhi Assembly polls: President Pranab Mukherjee refrains from voting

IndiaToday.in  New Delhi, February 7, 2015
PresidentPranabMukherjee refrained from casting his vote in the Delhi Assembly election on Saturday, though he did visit the polling station atRashtrapatiBhavan.The Rashtrapati Bhavan Twitter account stated “Mukherjee visited the model polling station in Rashtrapati Bhavan Saturday morning”.

“The president will not cast his vote and he did not vote in the general election either,” IANS quoted a Rashtrapati Bhavan official as saying.


 The President’s daughter and Congress candidate from Greater Kailash assembly constituency Sharmistha Mukherjee cast her vote, and said she was confident she would win.

“I am very confident I will win. I have been working in my constituency and have received very warm response,” she said.


(Source: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/delhi-assembly-polls-president-pranab-mukherjee-sharmistha-mukherjee/1/417537.html)


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