voter turnout

Zero votes cast from Burhan Wani's village, only 15 cast vote in Pulwama suicide bomber's town

Nobody from the villages of other top militant commanders like Zakir Musa, Riyaz Naikoo and Mudassir Khan in south Kashmir wanted to vote.

published on : 6th May 2019

Over 45 per cent voting till 3 pm in 14 Lok Sabha seats of Uttar Pradesh

Election Commission of India officials here said polling was going on smoothly, barring some complaints of EVM malfunctioning which were attended to immediately.

published on : 6th May 2019

22.62 per cent polling recorded till 11 am in Uttar Pradesh

While Jhansi recorded a maximum 25 % voting, the reserved seat of Etawah in Yadav bastions remained lowest on the tally by recording just 18.06% votes till 11 am.

published on : 29th April 2019

Larger voter turnout: Collector thanks voters and officers

According to the Collector, the polling process in the district went smoothly, transparently and peacefully.

published on : 27th April 2019

Record 77.68 per cent voter turnout in 30 years in Kerala 

The state’s highest turnout is 79.3 per cent, recorded in 1989.

published on : 25th April 2019

Lok Sabha elections: Kochi's overwhelming response shows the way for other cities

Kochi metropolis is a part of, recorded 77.20 per cent polling. This is in sharp contrast to bigger cities like Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad, where the voter apathy was reflected on low turnout.

published on : 24th April 2019

High voter turnout in third phase of Lok Sabha polls; one killed in Bengal

An estimated 61.35 per cent of voters exercised their franchise in the 10 Lok Sabha seats of Uttar Pradesh amid reports EVM snags at some booths.

published on : 23rd April 2019

IT hubs fail Bengaluru on voting day, Bommanahalli lowest in Karnataka at 47 per cent

The Silicon City of India, which often prides itself for its civic activism, has been notorious for its low voter turnout.

published on : 20th April 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: 80.5 per cent polling registered in Puducherry

On the by-election in Thattanchavady Assembly segment, Candavelou said 76 per cent of the 29,957 voters in the constituency exercised their franchise.

published on : 18th April 2019

EVM glitches across Odisha lead to low voter turnout in second phase

Sources said voters boycotted polling in Babaja and Kankaria villages in Balangir assembly constituency and Gumi and Dhipamala panchayats in Daspalla over lack of amenities.

published on : 18th April 2019

Swell in voting percentage normal: Telangana CEO Rajat Kumar

State chief electoral officer Rajat Kumar told media persons that the initial voter turnout was an “estimated” figure that arrived at 5 pm on April 11.

published on : 17th April 2019

Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha constituency records lowest voter turnout

Of 35.78 lakh, 21.17 per cent of electors did not exercise their franchise.

published on : 15th April 2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: The many reasons behind low voter turnout in Telangana

CEO Rajat Kumar said that the polling percentage, though low, was, in fact high, considering that a huge number of people had left Hyderabad.

published on : 14th April 2019

Phase I Lok Sabha polls: Bihar records lowest voter turnout with 50 per cent, West Bengal tops with 81 per cent

Polling in northeastern states was off the charts, as Tripura, Nagaland and Manipur and Sikkim posted figures around 80 per cent. Arunachal Pradesh was close with 79.1 per cent.

published on : 12th April 2019

Odisha records 41 per cent voter turnout in 1st phase till 1 pm

Despite initial hiccups in voting due to technical glitches in EVMs, polling is going on smoothly in all four parliamentary constituencies - Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Berhampur and Koraput.

published on : 11th April 2019
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