The polling for eight,116 wards in 451 native our bodies throughout Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad and Wayanad districts can be held within the second part of native physique polls in Kerala on Thursday. Voting will start at 7am and shut at 6pm.
As many as 12,643 polling cubicles have been arrange and webcasting has additionally been launched in 473 problematic polling cubicles. A complete of 63,187 personnel have been deployed for election obligation.
The Ernakulam district, which incorporates the Kochi company, has 2,045 wards in 111 native our bodies. three,132 polling cubicles have been arrange within the district for 25,900,200 voters. There are 272 problematic cubicles. 15,660 personnel have been deployed for election obligation within the district.
7,255 candidates can be competing within the Ernakulam district, together with 400 in Kochi. Besides the company, the polls can be held at 82 grama panchayats, 14 block panchayats, 13 municipalities and one district panchayat in Ernakulam.
The first of the three-phase election within the state witnessed a voter turnout of 72.67 per cent, with 98,57,208 voters contributors, together with 51,28,361 females, 47,28,489 males, 93 transgenders and 265 NRIs. The last part can be held on December 14. Votes can be counted on December 16.
Of the 5 districts that went to polls on Tuesday within the first part, Thiruvananthapuram recorded 69.76 per cent polling, Kollam noticed 73.41 per cent, Pathanamthitta 69.70 per cent, Alappuzha 77.23 per cent and Idukki witnessed 74.56 per cent.
The turnout in Kollam company was 59.73 per cent whereas in Thiruvananthapuram company 66.06 per cent of voters solid their votes.
(With inputs from ANI)