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Priyanka hugs her 90-year-old neighbour after voting

IANS  |  New Delhi 

In a heart-warming gesture on Sunday, Secretary hugged and greeted her 90-year-old neighbour Devi after casting her vote.

Devi, a resident of Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh, has been living outside Vadra's Lodhi estate residence for the past 20 years. Her seven-member family works as domestic helps in the government quarters in the locality.

On Sunday, the and her husband Robert were coming out after casting their votes at the Vidya Bhawan Mahavidyalaya, when they spotted Devi seated on a cot outside her staff quarter.

immediately went up to ask for her well being and hugged her.

"Priyanka Gandhi asked me whether I had voted or not. I showed her my inked finger and then we all posed for a picture," told reporters. She clarified that the did not ask whom she had voted for.

said that regularly checks on her well being.



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First Published: Sun, May 12 2019. 17:50 IST