Definition of booth capturing in English:

booth capturing

Line breaks: booth cap¦tur|ing


[mass noun] chiefly Indian
  • A method of fraudulently interfering with the process of an election whereby members of a party occupy a polling booth, excluding and voting in place of those people who are registered to vote there.
    More example sentences
    • Some of the PCC workers were raising slogans against 'the booth capturing of NC workers'.
    • Allegations of booth capturing abound.
    • Singh points to one positive aspect of booth capturing.

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