Average voter turnout in 2004: 61.4 per cent.
Average voter turnout in 2004: 51.5 per cent
Blogs, internet chats, Jaago Re, Jai Ho!, Lead India, microsites, rock concerts, TV commercials… The 2009 general election has not been short of media noise. But has it really spurred youngsters to shut up and vote? Or is it all blather and brand building with an embedded social message?
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