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Akshay Kumar casts his vote for the first time after getting Indian citizenship | Mumbai News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar stepped out early on Monday to exercise his franchise at a polling station in Mumbai's Juhu for the Lok Sabha election 2024,It was the first time that he voted after obtaining his Indian citizenship and he said he was delighted about it.Polling was underway since 7am in 13 Lok Sabha constituencies of Maharashtra, including six in Mumbai."I want my India to be developed and strong and I kept these things in my mind when I went to cast my vote. All Indians should think what is right for them and vote," news agency PTI quoted Akshay as saying. Farhan Akhtar, Rajkummar Rao, Jahnvi Kapoor and other actors too got their fingers inked during the early hours.!(function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { function loadFBEvents(isFBCampaignActive) { if (!isFBCampa...

Politics over Mumbai billboard collapse, owner of firm still on the run | Mumbai News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Politics over the Mumbai billboard collapse has begun a day after the loss of 14 lives on Monday even as the civic body has sprung into action after the incident. An illegal hoarding collapsed in Mumbai's Ghatkopar area, following gusty winds and rain, killing 14 and injuring over 70 people. Meanwhile, The police is still on the lookout for the advertising agency owner Bhavesh Bhinde, who is on the run since last night. BJP leader Kirit Somaiya said that Bhavesh Bhinde, the owner of the advertising agency which installed the billboard should be declared a "fugitive". "Bhavesh Bhinde who is responsible for this accident has fled. I have requested the police to issue a red-card notice and declare him a fugitive. Bhavesh Bhinde's Ego Media has put up more than 24 illegal hoardin...