A vacation bench of the Madras High Court has rejected a plea to order re-poll in Ponparappi of Chidambaram Lok Sabha constituency.
Despite being attacked on the way by leeches and other blood-sucking insects, the team dropped near Indo-China border, a month back kept, walking for three days to be eventually rescued by the police.
ECI declared void the poll held on May 19 at polling station number 200 of the Kolkata's Uttar parliamentary constituency.
Sulur recorded 79.41 per cent voting on Sunday against 75.22 per cent in 2016 Assembly elections.
Pappireddipatti parliamentary constituency recorded 89.67 per cent polling in the eight booths of Nathamedu, Ayyampatti and Jallipudur villages that went for repolling on Sunday.
The tipplers in the district were in no mood to give up. On Sunday, they made a beeline for the liquor shops in the border district — Sivaganga.
It is not uncommon for the Election Commission of India to face criticism, but the number of allegations levelled against the ECI has never been as high as in this poll season.
The polling booth number 215 located at Jall Auditorium in Kanchan Bagh area of the city will be having amenities like RO drinking water, kids play zone and safety lockers.
The decision of repolling was taken following recommendation of a team of the poll panel, who met representatives of different political parties here on May 14.
The booths are booth number 48 at GHS, Kooliyode, Trikkaripur in Kasaragod, booth number 52 at Kunnirikka UPS, Vengad North and booth number 53, Kunnirikka UPS, Vengad South in Kannur.
The EC on Wednesday ordered re-polling in five polling stations in Chandragiri constituency.
On April 25, police had issued a lookout circular against Mishra who had reportedly absconded after the incident. Besides, three special squads were formed by police to nab the BJP candidate.
The incident took place at Asawati village in the Faridabad parliamentary constituency where polling was held on May 12.
Advocate Mohammad Nizam Pasha moved the apex court seeking a direction for advancing the polling hours on account of the commencement of Ramzan and heat wave forecast in many states.
Fifteen companies of Central Armed Police Forces were deployed during the repoll, the official said.