"An estimated 69 percent of voters exercised their franchise in 20 ULBs. There is no report of any untoward incident from any place," said RN Sahu, the Special Secretary at the State Election Commission's office in Bhubaneswar.
Replying to a question, Sahu said that polling was held peacefully even in Maoist affected districts.
While the voter turnout was highest in Kesinga (81 percent), Bhawanipatna town recorded lowest (55 percent) voters turnout in Kalahandi district.
An estimated 4.93 lakh urban voters sealed the fates of 1,102 candidates in the fray for the post of councillors in 301 wards. The counting of votes will be held on November 23.
Though both Congress and BJP had put up a dismal show in the first phase of civic polls held on September 19.
The ruling BJD had won 47 of the 66 ULBs in the first phase.


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