Lok Sabha polls: First timers vote for better job opportunities in Kathua

Pinky Sharma said that she is excited as they are going to participate in the election process for the first time.
Lok Sabha polls: First timers vote for better job opportunities in Kathua
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First-time voters in Kathua district of Jammu on Thursday who exercisedtheir franchise for the Udhampur Lok Sabha seat said they were taking part inthe exercise for "better job opportunities".

Pinky Sharma said that she was excited as she was participating in the election process for the first time.

"Our vote is for better employment opportunities and nationbuilding," said Sharma, who was standing in a queue at a polling station inDhamyal, Rasana.

According to the Election Commission, around two lakh first timevoters are eligible to exercise their franchise for Udhampur parliamentaryconstituency.

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