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Andhra CM, family members cast votes in Amaravati

IANS  |  Amaravati 

and (TDP) along with his family members cast his vote in the state capital region Amaravati on Thursday in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls.

Naidu, his wife N. Bhuvaneswari, son and daughter-in-law exercised their franchise at a polling booth in Undavalli in constituency in district.

After coming out of the polling booth, they showed their inked fingers to the

Naidu and Lokesh said every voter should exercise his democratic right.

"It is the duty of every citizen to participate in the democratic process by casting his vote," said Naidu.

Lokesh, who is making his electoral debut, is the party candidate from Mangalagiri while Naidu is seeking re-election from in his native district.

This is the first time that Naidu and his family members cast their votes in the new state of In 2014 elections, they had voted in Hyderabad, then capital of undivided

A couple of months after the 2014 polls, the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh was formalised with the creation of Telangana state with as its capital.

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 08:44 IST
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