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Heavy polling in West Bengal
Kolkata, April 24 - Notwithstanding the oppressive heat, enthusiastic voters stood in long queues, as around 70 percent of the electorate exercised their franchise by Thursday afternoon in six Lok Sabha constituencies of West Bengal.The authorities said the polling process in the second phase of elections in the state - after four constituencies voted a week back - was peaceful. However, the opposition parties accused the ruling Trinamool Congress activists of indulging in rigging and other electoral malpractices at several booths.Despite the t...

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