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Election Day Deals in Mumbai: Boosting Voter Turnout with Enticing Offers

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In an effort to boost voter turnout in the ongoing Lok Sabha election, the local administration, along with numerous restaurants, cafes, and other service providers, is rolling out enticing offers on polling days. India has successfully completed four out of seven phases of the Lok Sabha election so far, with the remaining phases scheduled for May 20, May 25, and June 1. As Mumbai heads to the polls on Monday, May 20, a variety of deals and incentives have been introduced to encourage voters to exercise their polling rights. Let us explore the array of Election Day deals available in Mumbai, highlighting how the city’s vibrant commercial landscape is contributing to the democratic process by rewarding those who participate in voting.

Swiggy Dineout’s Discount offer for Voters

On polling day, May 20, Mumbaikars can enjoy up to a 50 percent discount on their dine-in bill at popular restaurants by simply displaying the mark of indelible ink on their finger, signifying that they have cast their vote. Participating restaurants include Lucy Lou, Saffron and Soy, Sante Spa Cuisine, Fountain Sizzlers, Ocean Kitchen Fine Dine, Kokum, Bharat Excellensea, The Yellow Chilli by Sanjeev Kapoor, and Fisherman’s Cove – Taste on Palate.
Commenting on the initiative, Swapnil Bajpai, head of Swiggy Dineout, said, “Voting is not just a right; it is a privilege and a responsibility. Swiggy Dineout has joined hands with the city’s top restaurants to foster active citizenship, urging Mumbaikars to turn out in large numbers and vote.”

Democracy Discount by National Restaurant Association of India

The Mumbai Chapter of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) has launched a special ‘Democracy Discount’ campaign, providing a 20% discount on total dine-in bills at more than 108 top eateries across Mumbai on May 20 and 21 for voters. This initiative aims to promote civic engagement while adding an enjoyable culinary element to the voting experience.
“The initiative is our hospitality fraternity’s way of encouraging citizens to go out and cast their votes. Mumbai has always had such a great sense of community, and I am thrilled that we have so many fabulous brands on board as part of the NRAI Mumbai Chapter,” said Rachel Goenka, NRAI Mumbai Chapter Head.

Mumbai Metro Offer

In a bid to enhance voter turnout during the Lok Sabha elections polling on May 20, commuters using Metro Lines 2A and 7 will receive a special 10% discount on the voting day. Mumbai Metro commuters utilizing Mumbai 1 Card, Paper QR, and paper tickets will have the privilege to travel to the polling stations and return home after voting with a 10% discount on the base fare.
Mumbai’s initiatives aim to boost voter turnout by offering discounts and privileges on Election Day. These efforts reflect the city’s commitment to civic engagement and community involvement, enhancing the democratic process for all residents.