Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Virat Kohli steps out to vote in Gurgaon; urges fans to make their vote count

The Indian skipper made sure to cast his vote from Pincrest School in his constituency in Gurgaon. He also shared a selfie later to urge fellow voters to go and make their vote count.
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The phase 6 of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 began today and all eyes are on this important phase as it includes the national capital as well as key seats in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Haryana. Scores of politicians and a few celebrities turned up at their polling booths today including cricketer Virat Kohli. The star batsman made sure to cast his vote from Pincrest School in his constituency in Gurgaon. He also shared a selfie later to urge fellow voters to go and make their vote count. 

Virat Kohli arrived in the early hours of polling and was greeted by school students with a bouquet of flowers. He then proceeded to cast his vote and stood in a queue. Dressed casually in a pastel pink T-shirt and black pants, Virat also posed for a few selfies with the crowd that had come to the polling to cast their vote. 

Addressing reporters at the booth Virat said, "I urge everyone to come and vote." After casting his vote, Virat also took to Instagram to share a picture of his inked finger and captioned, "Voting is your right and responsibility towards nation building. Go vote." Check out the skipper's pictures at the polling booth below: 

 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Voting is your right and responsibility towards nation building. Go vote. @ecisveep #GotInked

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Apart from Virat Kohli, his counterpart Gautam Gambhir who is contesting elections from East Delhi also cast his vote. Gambhir is debuting in politics by contesting election on Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) ticket. The cricketer-turned-politician has been pitted against Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Atishi from East Delhi constituency.

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