UP polls: 50 % voting recorded till 3PM

Polling continued at a brisk pace in the sixth phase of UP Assembly elections covering 68 seats with about 50 per cent of the over 2.17 crore voters exercising their franchise till 3PM. A maximum 55.2 per cent polling was recorded in Saharanpur districts. “Polling started at 7 AM and 49.93 per cent votes were polled till 3 PM,” Chief Electoral Officer Umesh Sinha said.

Among other districts, 50.8 per cent votes were polled in Aligarh, 51 per cent each in Agra, 52.14 per cent in Bulandshahr, 436.3 per cent in Gautam Buddha Nagar, 45.2 per cent in Muzaffarnagar, 50 per cent in Panchsheel Nagar, 49 per cent in Prabuddha Nagar and 54 per cent in Meerut.

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