65.22% Voting in Phase-2 of Gujarat Assembly Polls Compared to 69.99% in 2017

In the second and final phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections, 65.22 per cent polling was recorded in 93 seats. Election Commission on Tuesday.

In 2017, the voter turnout in these constituencies was 69.99 per cent.

In the polling held on Monday, polling was held on 93 seats in 14 districts in the north and central regions of Gujarat.

In the first phase of elections held on December 1, 89 assembly seats went to polls and 63.31 per cent polling was recorded.

Gujarat has a total of 182 assembly seats, where a voter turnout of 68.41 percent was recorded in the 2017 assembly elections.

In the second phase of polling on Monday, Ahmedabad district, which has 21 seats, recorded the lowest voter turnout of 59.10 per cent, while Banaskantha topped with 72.49 per cent, according to the latest Election Commission data.

Sabarkantha district of north Gujarat was on second spot with 71.43 per cent turnout, followed by Kheda 68.55 per cent, Panchmahal 68.44 per cent, Anand 68.42 per cent, Arvalli 67.55 per cent, Gandhinagar 66.90 per cent, Mehsana 66.42 per cent, Patan 66.07 per cent cent, Chhota Udepur 65.48 per cent, Vadodara 65.24 per cent, Mahisagar 61.69 per cent and Dahod 60.07 per cent.

A total of 87 ballot units, 88 control units and 282 voter verifiable paper audit trails (VVPATs) were changed during the second phase of polling, which took place on Monday between 8 am and 5 pm across 14,975 polling stations in 14 districts. an official release.

The electoral fate of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and 832 other candidates, including 285 independents, was decided in the second phase of polling on Monday.

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