Chhattisgarh elections 2018: 12.5% voter registered till 10 a.m

Chhattisgarh elections 2018: 12.5% voter registered till 10 a.m

Voting for the second and final phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly elections began on Tuesday amid high security.
 
12.54% per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise in the first two hours, an official said.v
 
"Voting began at 8 a.m. and around 12.54% voter turnout was recorded till 10 a.m.," an election official said.
 
There were reports of technical snags in electronic voting machines (EVMs) at some places and corrective measures were taken, he said.
 
Two State ministers -Rajesh Munat and Premprakash Pandey - and BJP's national general secretary Saroj Pandey voted in their respective areas.
 
The first phase of polls was held on November 12 in eighteen constituencies of eight Naxal-affected districts wherein over 76 per cent voter turnout was recorded.
 
The counting of votes will be held on December 11.



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