Setting an example for the importance of voting, a groom went to cast his vote at a polling station in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh wearing his wedding attire on Thursday. Dressed in a suit and wearing a sehra, the man posed with the security guard at the polling booth and showed off his inked finger.
The picture of the groom was shared by news agency ANI, which soon went viral. “A bridegroom casts his vote at a polling station in Bijnor,” read the caption. People came out in huge number to vote for in the first phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections to elect 91 parliamentarians in over a month-long polling exercise.
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 11, 2019
In western Uttar Pradesh, around 51 per cent polling was recorded till 3 pm.
this was what was missing till now today. the mandatory bride/groom coming to vote in full wedding attire. https://t.co/VYd0NnbaCz
— Madhavan (@mnchalat) April 11, 2019
Elections are incomplete without a just married Bride groom voting pics. https://t.co/q59dPI8qUt
— Chowkidar Kiran Patil (@kiranppat) April 11, 2019
— Arpita Ghosh (@Arpita0019) April 11, 2019
Shadi walo ka alag hi swag hota hai har ek election me 🙏
— NT (@deafvoid) April 11, 2019