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Presidential polls: Here’s what leaders have to say about candidates

Voting for the presidential elections was conducted on Monday, with 776 MPs and 4120 MLAs casting their votes for either Ram Nath Kovind, the NDA presidential candidate or the Meira Kumar, the Opposition’s nominee, in a secret ballot. Kovind is likely to emerge victorious, with nearly 70 per cent of the electorate agreeing to support him. The results will be announced on Thursday, three days before President Pranab Mukherjee’s tenure ends.

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Women Wore Cow Masks To Question If Cows Are Safer Than Women In India

23-year-old artist Sujatro Ghosh decided to start a project where he got women to wear a cow mask in public places to prove the bovine community has it easier.

“I am perturbed by the fact that in my country, cows are considered more important than a woman, that it takes much longer for a woman who is raped or assaulted to get justice than for a cow which many Hindus consider a sacred animal,” Delhi-based photographer Sujatro Ghosh said.

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