Voter Turnout
India  /  Published 14.05.19

Why the dip in Delhi's voting

The fall in Delhi’s voter turnout from 65.1 per cent in 2014 to 60.34 per cent on Sunday has left parties foxed.A high turnout is usually seen as a gain for the Opposition. In the 2004 elections, ho...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.03.19

Woman official election guide for Assam women

In a bid to familiarise women with electronic voting machines and voter-verified paper audit trail (EVM/VVPAT), the Hailakandi district administration, headed by Keerthi Jalli, made a whirlwind tour c...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.04.19

Voter turnout up by 6% in first phase in Jharkhand

Over 60 per cent voters cast their franchise in Chatra, Lohardaga and Palamau on Monday, Jharkhand’s first phase of polling in the Lok Sabha elections 2019, an average increase of at least 6 per cen...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Chatra/Lohardaga/Latehar

India  /  Published 25.04.19

High voter turnout raises questions in Kerala

Record polling in Kerala has raised more questions than answers, as all three alliances are trying to figure out what the high voter turnout meant and which way the state would go.The highest polling ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Kalpetta(Kerala)

North East  /  Published 12.04.19

First phase polls record 78% turnout

The first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Assam recorded 78.23 per cent turnout, a marginal dip from the 2014 elections, when the percentage was 78.75. The first phase was held in five constituencies ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


India  /  Published 21.10.19

63% voting in Maharashtra Assembly polls

Maharashtra Assembly elections held on Monday saw a voter turnout of around 63 per cent, almost matching the 63.38 per cent polling recorded in the last state elections in 2014.Rural areas of the stat...
By PTI in Mumbai

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.19

70% voter turnout in rebel hubs

Naxalite-hit areas in Jamshedpur parliamentary constituency witnessed an impressive voter turnout and peaceful polling on Sunday.Areas like Karadoba, Kashida, Muchrisole and Ghurabandha in Ghatshila s...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 02.04.19

Distance from voters

Most of the residents of a hamlet in Bankura’s Saltora do not go to vote and prefer to remain busy in regular work on the polling day.It is not because they do not want to participate in the elector...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bankura

India  /  Published 13.05.19

Three Ladakh booths recorded over 100 per cent voting

A pro-BJP appeal by religious bodies and unusually high turnouts in Buddhist-majority Zanskar have spawned a new controversy over the Ladakh Lok Sabha election, with the non-BJP candidates alleging bo...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.19

Steel city steals show, 66% cast votes

Steel city was up and running from early Sunday morning with voters of all ages making a beeline outside polling booths to exercise their franchise for the prestigious Jamshedpur Lok Sabha seat.Though...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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