From veteran Malayalam actors Mohanlal, Mammootty, Tovino Thomas to Tamil star Ajith were among the many South celebrities stepped out to cast their votes as the third phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 kicked off on Tuesday.
Mohanlal who arrived early to cast his vote at a school in Thiruvananthapuram was thronged by people at the polling booth.
After voting, Mohanlal shared a pic of his inked finger on social media, encouraging fans to cast their vote.
ഞാൻ എൻ്റെ പൗരാവകാശം വിനിയോഗിച്ചു. നിങ്ങളും വിനിയോഗിക്കുക.
Voting is our democratic right and responsibility. I have exercised my right, so should all of you. Every vote counts!#Elections2019 pic.twitter.com/yYQXhjDoGq— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) April 23, 2019
Other Malayalam actors Tovino Thomas and Unni Mukundan also shared their pics showing the ink mark on their finger after voting.
Voting is not just our RIGHT, It’s our RESPONSIBILITY !! #castyourvote #choosetherightone #forabetterfuture #bearesponsiblecitizen #loksabhaelections2019 pic.twitter.com/A0eRg022Ng— Tovino Thomas (@ttovino) April 23, 2019
Please Vote ! I just did !#VotingRound3 pic.twitter.com/PcJiEjC3GP— Actor Unni Mukundan (@itsUnniMukundan) April 23, 2019
Another actor who joined the bandwagon of actors who have cast their vote is Mugdha Godse. The Fashion actor tweeted, “And we did it…#vote #LokSabhaEelctions2019.”
And we did it… 💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽 #vote #LokSabhaEelctions2019 pic.twitter.com/qIi8QECFA7— Mugdha Veira Godse (@mugdhagodse267) April 23, 2019
Malayalam filmstar Aju Varghese also posted a selfie on his social media account, proudly showing off his inked finger and also urging people to exercise their right to vote. “Voting is not just our Right, It’s our Responsibility..”, read his tweet.
Voting is not just our Right, It’s our Responsibility.. #castyourvote #choosetherightone #forabetterfuture pic.twitter.com/3gr2tmQXqK— Aju Varghese (@AjuVarghesee) April 23, 2019
Kerala: Veteran actors Mammootty and Mohanlal cast their votes in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram respectively. # pic.twitter.com/qwrr4JfQcV— ANI (@ANI) April 23, 2019
Tamil star Thala Ajith and his wife Shalini also stepped out to cast their vote. However, it turned up to be a huge mess outside polling booth when the duo skipped queue during the Lok Sabha Elections in Tamil Nadu. A video of the couple stepping out after voting amid huge chaos is going viral on social media.
Clear Video.. Lady Clearly Scolding #Ajith!! 👌
Incident of History. Entertainment arrived. Ajith tries for publicity which turns opposite towards himself, that purple shirt lady might had a enormous guts. ” Tamizhachi ” 🔥#AsingaPattanAJITH 😝😂pic.twitter.com/aB8mgwEYh9— Hbk KavinKannan Vfc (@kavinhbk08) April 20, 2019
Voting began at 7 am on Tuesday as 116 constituencies across 15 states and union territories go to polls in the third and largest phase of Lok Sabha elections.