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FAQ: How is the President of India elected?

Last updated on: July 22, 2012 10:48 IST

India's members of Parliament and legislative assemblies on July 19 cast their vote to elect the nation's new President.

Which of the two presidential candidates -- Pranab Mukherjee and Purno Sangma -- enters the Rashtrapati Bhawan will be known when vote-count concludes on July 22.


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Text Courtesy: Election Commission of India