10:58 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Union Minister Anurag Thakur casts his vote
Union Minister Anurag Thakur casts his vote in the Presidential election.
10:33 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Amit Shah and Nadda cast their vote
10:32 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Rajasthan CM casts his vote
10:28 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Gujarat CM casts his vote
Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel casts his vote in the ongoing presidential election in Gandhinagar.
10:24 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Odisha CM casts his vote
10:16 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Yogi Adityanath casts his vote in Lucknow
10:15 AM, 18-Jul-2022
PM Modi casts his vote
10:12 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Voting continues to choose the country’s next Excellency
Voting is underway to choose the country’s next Highness. All state MLAs and MPs are voting. The election results will be out on July 21.
10:05 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Voting begins for presidential election
Voting has begun for the presidential election. MLAs and MPs are voting.
09:38 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Draupadi Murmu’s victory is certain: Ashish Shelar
BJP leader and chief whip in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Ashish Shelar said that NDA’s presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu’s victory is certain. We are confident that she will garner record votes from Maharashtra.
09:38 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Suvendu Adhikari reached the assembly for voting
09:13 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Presidential election just a formality: Neeraj Tamang Zimba
BJP MLA from Darjeeling Neeraj Tamang Zimba said that the presidential election is just a formality. She has already won. Statistics say that Draupadi Murmu will become the first tribal woman president of the country. It’s a happy occasion. Support is coming from all sides. This is historical.
09:02 AM, 18-Jul-2022
Assembly MLAs of Bengal leave for state assembly to vote
#WATCH | West Bengal BJP MLAs leave from The Westin Kolkata Rajarhat for the State Assembly.
Voting for the Presidential Election will be held from 10 am to 5 pm today. pic.twitter.com/KFBSYfbTQK
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08:23 AM, 18-Jul-2022
How many voters will be there in the presidential election?
The members of the Lok Sabha, the Rajya Sabha and the Legislative Assemblies of the states cast their votes in the presidential election. Out of the 245-member Rajya Sabha, only 233 MPs can cast their votes. 12 nominated MPs do not vote in this election. With this, all 543 members of the Lok Sabha will participate in voting. These will also include the winning MPs of the recent by-elections held in Azamgarh, Rampur and Sangrur. Apart from this, a total of 4 thousand 33 MLAs from all the states will also vote for the Presidential election. In this way, the total number of voters in the presidential election will be 4 thousand 809. However, the value of their votes will vary.
08:21 AM, 18-Jul-2022
How important is the vote of state legislators?
The value of the vote of an MLA of the country’s most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, is the highest at 208. At the same time, after this, the value of the vote of an MLA from Jharkhand and Tamil Nadu is 176 and the value of the vote of an MLA from Maharashtra is 175. The value of vote of an MLA of Bihar is 173. Sikkim’s MLAs have the least value. The value of vote of an MLA here is seven. After this the number comes from the MLAs of Arunachal and Mizoram. The value of vote of an MLA here is eight.