Voters walk miles through desert
Jodhpur: In Rajasthan’s border districts of Barmer and Jaisalmer, people reached polling booths walking several miles through the desert to cast their votes on Friday. Both the districts share border with Pakistan and is part of the Thar desert region. Despite hardships, people from remote villages came out to vote with a noticeable number of women seen at the polling stations. One such voter is 101-year-old Pali Devi who voted at a booth in Barmer. In Bundi district’s Hindoli area, 102-year-old Kisni Bai reached the polling booth with the help of a stick to cast her vote.