Big goof-up by EC: Voter List has someone else's photo before Tejashwi's name

New Delhi, News24 Bureau, May 19: As the Lok Sabha elections are drawing to a close with the last phase of polling underway in 59 parliamentary constituencies, the Election Commission seems to have goofed up the voter list in Patna.It has come to notice that the photo of RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav is missing from the voter list in Patna and instead someone else's photo has been printed.However, officials have said that Tejashwi Yadav will be allowed to vote if he comes with any of his identity cards.Polling is currently underway in eight Lok Sabha constituencies - Nalanda, Patna Sahib, Pataliputra, Ara, Buxar, Jehanabad, Sasaram and Karakat.Prominent among those who voted in the capital city at different polling stations include - Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, his Deputy Sushil Kumar Modi, Union Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

Tej Pratap again in headlines:Tej Pratap Yadav's personal security guards in Patna beat a camera person after he allegedly broke the windscreen of Yadav's car. Tej Pratap Yadav was leaving after casting his vote. Yadav has filed an FIR in the incident.Tej Pratap Yadav in Patna, Bihar: My bouncers have not done anything. I was leaving after casting my vote when a photographer hit the windscreen of my car. I have filed an FIR in the incident. A conspiracy is being hatched to kill me.The voting for the 17th Lok Sabha Elections has reached its final stage and the excited and anxious voters are now waiting for the final results. Who will win? Will there be a government with an absolute majority or will it be a hung parliament. Will it be a Modi government, or will Congress taste success finally or will the Mahagathbandhan make a government. this and more will be answered just in a couple of hours when News24 along with Todays Chanakya will reveal all the detials about the magical figures. Just wait and tune in to News24 to know the real picture.Polling began Sunday morning for 59 Lok Sabha seats in the seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha polls to decide the fate of 918 candidates including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking to retain the Varanasi seat in Uttar Pradesh. Voting is underway in all 13 seats in Punjab and an equal number of seats in Uttar Pradesh, nine in West Bengal, eight seats each in Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, four in Himachal Pradesh, three in Jharkhand and the lone seat Chandigarh.Over 10.01 crore voters are eligible to exercise their franchise. The Election Commission has set up more than 1.12 lakh polling stations and has deployed security personnel for smooth conduct of polls.

With Agencies