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Sircilla town remained tense as a large number of policemen were deployed to foil a proposed public meeting by the Congress to protest the alleged police torture.
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Kovind defeated opposition's Meira Kumar, a former Lok Sabha speaker, garnering more than 65 per cent of the votes in the Electoral College
Polling to choose the successor to President Mukherjee was held simultaneously at 32 polling stations -- one in Parliament House and one each in 29 state assemblies and two union territories with assemblies.
The contest is between NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind and candidate of several major opposition parties Meira Kumar, former Lok Sabha Speaker. Both come from Dalit background.
Assembly Speaker Madhusudhan Chary and Leader of the Opposition K Jana Reddy were the next to exercise their franchise.
Sonia Gandhi said both Meira Kumar and Gopalkrishna Gandhi have "through their work and their lives they have also advocated those very values and principles that have defined and guided India for the last 70 years".
The electors have to mark the ballot only with a particular pen given to them at the polling station along with the ballot paper.
A decision to this effect was taken by the party leadership after due consultation was the party unit in Maharashtraon Saturday .
The former state Chief Minister told Meira Kumar that her party had already declared its support for her candidature.