Sikkim’s Sumitra Rai becomes the state’s oldest voter at 107 years of age as she casts her vote today.
Welcoming elders, celebrating democracy!— Doordarshan News (@DDNewsLive) April 11, 2019
Oldest voter in #Sikkim, 107 year old Sumitra Rai, casts her vote at Poklok Kamrang#LokSabhaElections2019
PC: @PIBGangtok pic.twitter.com/uzwWHT8fDf
She was on a wheelchair when she reached the polling station at Kamrang Secondary School in South Sikkim’s Poklok Kamrangand.
After casting her vote, Sumitra took some time out to pose with her voter ID card.
Sikkim’s Oldest Lady After Casting Her vote in on going Elections#IndiaElects #Sikkim #GeneralElections2019 pic.twitter.com/wEB1qLlHwR— MashikMustafa (@MashikMustafa) April 11, 2019
Around 14.21 crore people casting their votes today, as the first of the seven phases of Lok Sabha elections starts.
Top picks for you