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12 Photos Of South Indians Voting That Will Make You Believe In Democracy Again

Kerala saw 70%, Puducherry saw 81% and Tamil Nadu saw 64% of registered voters showing up.

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As Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry hit the polling booths today for their respective state assembly elections, we came across some people who did quite a bit to exercise their right to vote.

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1. This man who walked half a mile in his prosthetic leg to the voting centre.

2. This 100-year-old woman who voted for the first time.

3. This woman who stuck around to vote even when there was a power cut.

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4. This man at the polls who proves there is no reason to skip the electoral process.

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5. This mom who couldn't leave her child behind on this important day.

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6. This man braving the rains when the polls opened.

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7. Even movie stars made sure they were voting today.

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8. These couples who waited to tie the knot till after dropping in at the ballot.

9. These people who brave the long queues despite the fatigue.

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10. And these nuns who seem super happy doing their duty as citizens today.