Bettering the 2009 turnout numbers by 13 percent, Delhi this time recorded 65.09 percent overall polling percentage. Chandni Chowk was closely followed by North East Delhi (67.12 pc) and West Delhi (66.03 pc), while the lowest voter turnout was recorded in North West Delhi (61.66 pc).
East Delhi and New Delhi constituencies also recorded a high turnout of 65.35 percent and 65 per cent respectively while South Delhi registered 62.98 percent turnout.
In the 2009 Lok Sabha polls, the overall voting percentage was recorded at 51.81 percent, which increased to 66 percent in the 2013 Delhi Assembly election in December last year.
The highest ever turnout Delhi witnessed was in the Lok Sabha polls after Emergency was lifted in 1977, at 71.3 percent.
This time, women voters came out in sizeable numbers in most of the constituencies with many polling booths registering over 60 percent turnout.
The highest turnout of women voters was witnessed at Seemapuri (70.45 percent), Trilokpuri (70.35 percent) and Janakpuri (69 percent), while the lowest was recorded at Mundka (56.21 percent).
Out of the 1.27 crore eligible voters in Delhi, over 82.65 lakh people exercised their franchise.


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