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900 million eligible voters need access to polling booths.
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Elections in India aren’t like others. India voted to pick its central government for the next five years throughout the spring of 2019. An eighth of the world’s entire population was eligible to vote in this election. That’s 900 million people, and more than 67 percent voted.

India runs the world’s biggest elections, and officials put in a lot of effort to make this democratic exercise is as accessible as possible. This means they make sure everyone, even in the most remote locations, is near a polling booth — even if it means bringing voting machines to them by elephant.

This Vox Borders episode looks at how India pulls off massive elections.

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Johnny Harris
Hey everyone, I hope you liked Episode two! I learned a ton on this one. I'm curious to hear what was the most surprising thing to you in this episode.
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Shaunu Sunny
You are doing a great job!!!!
Elections in India is like a festival🎉🎊
learning greek
okay the way they film this makes me feel so amazed about India and now i want to visit the place so bad and meet the people and learn the language
Sreerama Naidu N
Vox show full India map. Correct j&k map, please
kalyana ram
Long Live Indian Democracy. Long Reign the Indian Republic. Long life to the Prime Minister Modi. Jai Hind.
Nikolas Kristanto
Indonesia did election vote in one day and many election chief died after that
Dr.Vijayan Raju
Dear Vox.... Change the topic name to
" 900 million Voters : 1 election : India "

This video will cross all of ur videos in term views.
Rico Shae
This is how a democracy values its people. From the super rich to the poorest everyone gets one vote. Everyone is equal. Truly, this is the day in India everyone feels special.
Jitu Teron
All day I complain about everything here, but I can't complain about the will that the system has to conduct a thorough election.
candidate 1: bobs
candidate 2: vagana
sportZ speculator
Whatever....Indians vote & then suffer and suffer and suffer...Bt still I can celebrate that we are the biggest democracy...Are we actually...???
Poors & low castes have no human rights ..
Gaurang Patel
That's my India ....... really proud on it
kausar raza
UN must take it seriously and send its envoy in coming election to check the frauds and high level cheating through EVMs as most of people are helpless to take action against it.
Pro Roblox & More!
i thought the title was "How India runs the world's biggest election "
not "How India ruins the world's biggest election "

Val Gracias
So many villagers are forced to vote for some leaders near the pole booth. You missed that part out.
Judgement Ravi
Wait & watch 😍
Prof. HiJiBiJi
Sotyo selukas, ki bichitro ei desh.
Ludwig Grundberg
To be honest, if India wasn't a democracy, it would fall apart really quickly. Considering all the cultures, religions, languages... the only thing really uniting them is a representative government.
Gayle Clanton
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