Phase III General Elections 2019 held today

Written By Xappie Desk | Updated: April 23, 2019 11:05 IST
Phase III General Elections 2019 held today

All seats in Gujarat (26) and Kerala (20), voting is being held in 4 seats in Assam, 5 in Bihar, 7 in Chhattisgarh, 14 each in Karnataka and Maharashtra, 6 in Odisha, 10 in Uttar Pradesh, 5 in West Bengal, 2 in Goa, and 1 each in Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu and Tripura.
Polling began for the third and largest phase of Lok Sabha election in 116 seats, including all constituencies in Gujarat and Kerala, with BJP president Amit Shah, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and several Union Ministers among prominent candidates.
116 Lok Sabha constituencies across 14 states and 2 UTs headed for polls.
Over 18.85 crore voters to decide the fate of 1640 candidates.
Over 2.10 lakh polling stations in place for smooth conduct of polls.
Anantnag constituency in Jammu & Kashmir would be going to polls in 3 parts in Phase III, Phase IV and Phase V, the only such PC in the country.