Women campaign for BJP candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi. One of the placards read -- "Bharat maa ka ek hi laal, Modi teraa istaqbaal -- Muslim behne, Varanasi" (One and only true son of Mother India, Modi we welcome you - Muslim Sisters of Varanasi)
Narendra Modi's motorcade makes its way through Varanasi thronged by massive crowds. Modi took out a rally in defiance of the orders that denied him permission to hold a rally in the city and launched an all-out war on the Election Commission accusing it of working "under pressure" and showing bias against him.
BJP leaders Harsh Vardhan, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Venkaiah Naidu, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Vijay Kumar Malhotra and Meenakshi Lekhi show copies of memorandum, submitted to the Election Commission, to the media in New Delhi.
Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) chief Saifuddin Soz and his son Salman Soz show their inked fingers after casting votes for Lok Sabha polls at a polling station at Khanpora in Baramulla.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and his father and National Conference President Farooq Abdulla at an election campaign rally for National Conference and Congress joint candidate Sharifuddin Shariq at Handwara.
TMC Rajyasabha MP and Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty and party leader Mukul Roy during an election campaign in support of their party candidate Dinesh Trivedi (C) at Barrackpore constituency in North 24 pargana district ,West Bengal.
West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC Supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses an election campaign rally in support of her party candidate and Tollywood actor Tapas Pal for Krishnanagar constituency at Nadia district in West Bengal.