The successor State of Andhra Pradesh has seen a record voter turn out in its first Assembly and Lok Sabha elections. The 13 districts of Seemandhra witnessed better poll percentage compared to 2009 and 2004 polls. Seemandhra voters proved that they are more enthusiastic compared to Telangana voters in general elections 2014. Despite many untoward, unlawful activities motivated by YSR Congress party activists in various constituencies, people came out in large numbers to exercise their votes notwithstanding soaring temperatures and rains in few regions.
While Krishna, Prakasam and Anantapur recorded highest 76% polling, Vishakhapatnam stood last with 65%. East Godavari, Nellore, Kadapa, Chittoor stood second with 75%. On whole, Seemandhra saw over 75% till 6 PM. Below is the district-wise poll percentage in Seemandhra till 6 PM.
District wise polling percentage:
East Godavari: 75%
West Godavari: 74%