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Chunavi किस्से: When Ballots become sacred

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In the first general elections of 1952, certain ballot boxes were found with flowers and dusted with vermillion, indicating that people regarded them as objects of worship. Moreover, numerous boxes contained diverse objects besides ballot papers such as chits wishing success/photographs of hollywood stars, coins, currency notes etc.

हिंदी में पढ़ें – चुनावी किस्से: जब लोग मतपेटी/ ballot boxes को पूजा की वस्तु मानते थे | Ballot Box Story

                                                                                           फोटो साभार – भारत निर्वाचन आयोग ( X अकाउंट)

Source and Input – Election Commission of India

 

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