UP Polls: 11% voting recorded in first two hours

Polling on 60 seats, seventh and final phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections covering 60 constituencies began on a slow note today with around 11% of voters exercising their franchise in first two hours. in ten districts polling began at 7 am and 10.6% polling was registered in first two hours, chief electoral officer Umesh Sinha said.

More than 1.82 crore voters would decide the fate of 962 candidates including some political veterans in Bijnore, Moradabad, Bheem Nagar, Rampur, Jyotiba Phule Nagar, Badaun, Bareilly, Pilibhit, Shahjahanpur and Lakhimpur Kheri.

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