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India to elect a new President

The voting to elect the next President of India has begun this morning. The voting held simultaneously in all State Assemblies as well as in the Parliament. There will be a straight fight for the top constitutional post between NDA candidate Ramnath Kovind and Opposition nominee Meira Kumar. Counting of the votes will be held on Thursday. The President will be elected by the Electoral college comprising of all elected members of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, Legislative Assemblies of states and Assemblies of Union Territories of Delhi and Puducherry.