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Saturday, September 11, 1999 Published at 16:54 GMT 17:54 UK

World: South Asia

India's second day of voting: In pictures

More than 150m Indians were eligible to vote on Saturday 11th September, the second day of polling in the country's third election in three years. BBC News Online rounds up the best images from the day's polling:

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Queueing for the voting booth in Bharatpur, Rajasthan.

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Election officials inside a polling station at Bharatpur await the voters.

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Women cast their votes in Alwar, Rajasthan.

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Voters near the border with Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir crawl on their way to the polling station to avoid nearby gunfire.

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Other voters - in Alwar - had an easier journey, on a tractor "sponsored" by the Congress party.

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An armed policeman stands guard as women queue outside a polling station near Jammu.

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In Bombay a policeman guides a voter to the polling station.

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