109 years old Hemraj Paswan, from Itma Village in Gaya has been casting his vote since 1956. He never missed any election and makes sure he casts his vote. Younger generation of the village gets inspiration from him. Hemraj spread awareness to villagers to cast vote and tell the importance of casting vote. While talking to ANI, Hemraj told that, "casting vote is crucial. I am casting vote since 65 years". He further added that everyone should participate in voting and elect the best candidate who can work for the development of poor people. Hemraj's son Tuntun Paswan said, "My father has been casting vote since 1952, he told us the difference of voting system of today's and of past generation."