Mysuru, Apr 17: To increase voters turnout at Polling booths during the Lok Sabha elections on April 18, the Hotel Owners’ Association has offered discounts to first-time voters and senior citizens in the Mysuru-Kodagu lok sabha constituency.
Association President C Narayana Gowda said first-time voters will be eligible for a 50 per cent discount on items on menus at certain hotels. Those first-time voters with indelible ink marks will have to produce a copy of their age proof to avail the discount. Hotels offering the discount will display the offer outside their premises.
A few Lodges are offering senior citizens a discount of 50 per cent on their accommodation bill for a day. Also, travelers will be provided accommodation in hotels and lodges in the city only after they display their inked fingers as proof of having cast their vote, Gowda added.
Hotels announce discount for first time voters