With Lok Sabha elections set to begin today, Google Today has marked the commencement of polling in the world’s largest democracy with a doodle.
The doodle comprises an inked finger, which, when clicked on, leads users to a page that explains the voting procedure.
The page also contains information which can be increasingly helpful for first-time voters in the country.
The first phase of elections today, will see 91 Lok Sabha constituencies
Spread across 18 states and two Union Territories going to polls, starting 7 am, barring those constituencies which require special security arrangements.
Ninety-one Lok Sabha constituencies spread across 18 states and two Union Territories will go to polls today in the first-phase.
The states of Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Lakshadweep, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Telangana will vote today in a single phase.
Voting will also be held in parts of Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra, Manipur, Odisha, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.