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Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: 74 pc polling recorded in second phase

Publish Date: 18 Nov 2013, 06:53 PM
Last Updated: 20 Nov 2013, 08:34 AM
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New Delhi: Chhattisgarh on Tuesday recorded 74.70 percent voter turnout in 72 assembly constituencies in the second phase of polling, Election Commission of India said here, calling it the highest turnout in these seats.

Chhattisgarh Assembly elections
Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

 

"The polling was impressive and largely peaceful," Deputy Election Commissioner R Balakrishnan told reporters here.

He said the figure was tentative as it was only till 5 pm.

67 pc polling recorded in first phase

In the 2008 polls, these constituencies witnessed polling percentage of 71.09, he added.

(Agencies)

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