Record Polling Percentage in Telangana

Posted : May 1, 2014 at 12:26 pm IST by ManaTeluguMovies
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The polling percentage in 10 districts of Telangana increased to 72% in 2014. This is much better than the polling percentage recorded during 2004 (70.77%) and 2009 (69.50%) polls.

While there is decent growth in the polling percentage of all the Telangana district when compared to previous elections, Surprisingly the downward trend in Hyderabad continued (2004 Polls – 72.14%, 2009 Polls – 58.85%, 2014 Polls – 53%).

Telangana have 28.1 million registered voters to elect candidates for 17 Lok Sabha and 119 Assembly constituencies. While 265 candidates are in fray for Parliament, 1,669 candidates are aiming Assembly.

Sources say, The polling percentage might rose to 75% in Telangana as the total exercise will come to an end by Thursday. EC will announce the total poll percentage and also gives a clarity on re-polling in few centers Today.