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LOK SABHA ELECTION RESULTS 2019
Total Constituencies
543
Voter Turnout
67.11%
NDA : 353
2014 : 354 Seats
BJP
303
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SS
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Other
32
UPA : 92
2014 : 66 Seats
INC
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DMK
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Other
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OTH : 97
2014 : 107 Seats
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Sri Lanka blocks Facebook, Instagram to curb false news reports after blasts

Updated : April 21, 2019 07:45 PM IST

The Presidential Secretariat said in a statement that the decision to block social media was taken in reaction to false news reports spreading on social media.
The statement said the security forces were conducting comprehensive investigations into the explosions, and that the social media block would continue until investigations were concluded.
Meanwhile, Facebook has activated its Crisis Response tool for the blasts.
Sri Lanka blocks Facebook, Instagram to curb false news reports after blasts
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