Vice Presidential Poll: The Highlights

RSTV Bureau

M Venkaiah Naidu won the Vice Presidential polls held on August 5.  Rajya Sabha Secretary General Shumsher Sheriff announced the results.

Secretary-General-Rajya-Sabha

Counting of votes began at 6 pm .

Counting

  • Voting ended for the election of Vice President of India in Parliament House complex.
  • ” 98.21 per cent polling in vice presidential elections. ” polling officer said.
    Polling-Officer

    Polling officials brief media on polling percentage

     

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, NDA’s Vice Presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu have alreay voted.

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NDA’s Vice Presidential Candidate Venkaiah Naidu at the polling station

NDA’s Vice Presidential Candidate M Venkaiah Naidu in Palirament complex

M Venkaiah Naidu in Parliament Complex

M Venkaiah Naidu in Parliament Complex

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien votes in Vice President’s poll

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien votes in Vice President's poll

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien votes in Vice President’s poll

Women members of Parliament at the polling booth in Parliament House

 Women MP's during Vice Presidential Election, at Parliament House

Women MP’s during Vice Presidential Election, at Parliament House

Manmohan Singh leaves after casting his vote

Manmohan Singh after casing his vote in Vice President Elections

Manmohan Singh after casting his vote in Vice Presidential Elections

Sumitra Mahajan, Speaker of Lok Sabha arrives to cast her vote

Sumitra Mahajan Speaker Lok Sabha at the Parliament House

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan at the Parliament House complex

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh reaches palirament to take part in the voting

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at Parliament house

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at Parliament House

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and SS Ahluwalia arrive at the polling station

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and S. S. Ahluwalia

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and SS Ahluwalia

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar reaches Parliamnet to cast his vote

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar in Parliament House

 HD Deve Gowda, Former Prime Minister of India arrives at the polling complex

H. D. Deve Gowda Former Prime Minister of India

HD Deve Gowda, Former Prime Minister of India arrives to cast his vote

Opposition’s Vice Presidential nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi was also present with Congress leaders

Opposition's Vice Presidential Candidate Gopal Krishna Gandhi with Congress President Sonia Gandhi

Opposition’s Vice Presidential nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and others

Nominated Rajya Sabha member and renowned actress Rekha arrives at the voting hall

Nominated Member Rekha arrives at Parliament

Nominated Member Rekha arrives at Parliament

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