noun[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.
- 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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