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Now, electoral battle shifts to cyberspace

DNJAI95138 | 12/7/2018 | Author : Avanindra Mishra | WC :311 | Politics & Governance

State of Polls Rajasthan

Jaipur: The polling day tests the physical abilities of online teams of contestants for Rajasthan assembly. These information technology volunteers help their candidate gain lead on internet and help in bringing the voter to the polling booth.
The social media teams play an extended role and greater association in booth level management.
"Many citizens need to be reminded the importance of their vote, we want them to vote before they go and attend to any other activity," says a senior political leader.
On eve of polling day, these cyber volunteers attempt to reach out and convince the last possible voter. Even as restrain on formal campaigning has kept the candidates and senior politicians silent, their su
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