Up to date: Oct 21, 2019 16:29 IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): A 102-year-old man got here along with his household of 40 members to forged vote in Pune’s Lohgaon for the Maharashtra meeting elections.
Haji Ibrahim Saleem Joad was earlier hospitalised however took an early discharge for the day to train his franchise
Joad has been an everyday voter since India achieved independence and was in a wheelchair when he got here to forged his vote on Monday.
“I’ve been voting since India has obtained independence, and I’ve seen a whole lot of modifications. I used to be admitted to hospital for four days however in the present day I am right here to forged my vote and I urge everybody to come back ahead and vote,” the senior citizen advised ANI.
“I’ve raised my household with the behavior of voting yearly. Modi is doing good work and therefore my vote goes to him,” he added.
Joad additional mentioned that he had an enormous household of 150 members, together with 10 sons and a pair of daughters. (ANI)