President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu cast their vote

RSTV Bureau
New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind wait in a queue to cast their vote during the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections, at Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya within the Rashtrapati Bhavan complex in New Delhi, Sunday, May 12, 2019.  (PTI Photo)

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and First Lady Savita Kovind wait in a queue to cast their vote during the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections, at Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya within the Rashtrapati Bhavan complex in New Delhi, Sunday, May 12, 2019. (PTI Photo)

President Ram Nath Kovind, the first citizen of the country, exercised his franchise at a voting booth in Rashtrapati Bhavan on Sunday.

Kovind along with his wife Savita cast his vote at the booth.

This is the first time that Kovind has exercised his voting right after taking over as the President of India in July 2017.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and wife Usha Naidu cast their vote in Delhi.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and wife Usha Naidu cast their vote in Delhi.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on returning from Vietnam after a successful 4-day visit exercised his right to vote at a booth in Nirman Bhawan in New Delhi.

The Vice President was accompanied by his wife, who also exercised her voting right along with him. He also urged the citizens to vote and consider voting, not just a right but also a responsibility.

Vice President reiterated in twitter, “Voting is not only a right but also a responsibility. We must definitely go out and Vote.”

(With inputs from agency)