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Poll stars make their mark on V-Day

- Celebrities from Tollywood and beyond played the dutiful citizen

The Calcutta South constituency on Monday saw several candidates turning up to get inked. Some, like Dev, whose constituency Ghatal also went to the polls the same day, had to rush back. Others, whose constituencies have already voted, were more relaxed. Metro tracked candidates as they voted

Moon Moon Sen (TMC), actress

  • Resident of: Ballygunge Circular Road
  • Contesting from: Bankura

Soumitra Ray (TMC), singer

  • Resident of: Jadavpur
  • Contesting from: Malda North

Dev (TMC), actor

  • Resident of: South City
  • Contesting from: Ghatal

Arpita Ghosh (TMC), theatre actress-director

  • Resident of: New Alipore
  • Contesting from: Balurghat

Sugata Bose (TMC), professor

  • Resident of: Sarat Bose Road
  • Contesting from: Jadavpur

Mala Roy (Congress), politician

  • Resident of: SP Mukherjee Road
  • Contesting from: Calcutta South

Abhishek Banerjee (TMC), politician

  • Resident of: Lee Road
  • Contesting from: Diamond Harbour

Tathagata Roy (BJP), politician

  • Resident of: Lake Road
  • Contesting from: Calcutta South

PC Sorcar Junior (BJP), magician

  • Resident of: Ballygunge
  • Contesting from: Barasat

Mohammad Salim (CPM), politician

  • Resident of: Diamond Harbour Road
  • Contesting from: Raiganj

Prasun Banerjee (TMC), former footballer

  • Resident of: Kestopur
  • Contesting from: Howrah Sadar

Tapas Pal (TMC), actor

  • Resident of: Golf Club Road
  • Contesting from: Nadia

Satabdi Roy (TMC), actress

  • Resident of: Prince Anwar Shah Road
  • Contesting from: Birbhum

Nandini Mukherjee (CPM), politician

  • Resident of: Golf Garden
  • Contesting from: Calcutta South

Dinesh Trivedi (TMC), politician

  • Resident of: Ballygunge Circular Road
  • Contesting from: Barrackpore

Rahul Sinha (BJP)

  • Resident of: Bijoygarh
  • Contesting from:Calcutta North

THOSE WHO DID NOT VOTE

Indranil Sen (TMC), singer

  • Resident of: Hindusthan Park Road
  • Contesting from: Behrampore
  • Didnít vote because: He was in his constituency, which also went to the polls on Monday.

Sougata Roy (TMC), politician

  • Resident of: Lake Gardens
  • Contesting from: Dum Dum
  • Didnít vote because: He was busy in his constituency, according to a close aide.

Text by Rith Basu