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Voting percentage elections 2019 updates: 61.26 percent turnout across India; Bihar at 58.94%, Odisha at 64.05%

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Voting percentage elections 2019 updates: 61.26 percent turnout across India; Bihar at 58.94%, Odisha at 64.05%
  • 19:48 (IST)

    Madhya Pradesh sees 66.14 percent turnout

     
     
    Madhya Pradesh witnessed 66.14 percent turnout in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Chhindwara saw 72.95 percent turnout, Balaghat recorded 70.42 percent turnout, Mandla witnessed 67.09 percent turnout and Shahdol saw 66.89 percent turnout. With 56.82 percent, Sidhi constituency came in last.

  • 19:43 (IST)

    Jammu and Kashmir sees 9.79 percent turnout
     



    Jammu and Kashmir saw a meagre 9.79 percent turnout in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections.

  • 19:41 (IST)

    Jharkhand sees 63.77% turnout



    Jharkhand saw 63.77 percent turnout in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Lohardaga constituency saw 64.88 percent, Palamu recorded 64.35 percent turnout, and Chatra witnessed 62.06 percent turnout.

  • 19:07 (IST)

    61.26 percent turnout across India 


    Turnout across India  in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections  stood at 61.26 percent at 7 pm.

  • 18:22 (IST)

    Maharashtra records 51.02% voter turnout till 6 pm

    Till 6 pm, Mumbai on average, witnessed 50.35 percent turnout. Nandurbar is clearly in the lead with 60.27 percent turnout, Shirdi saw 55.20 percent turnout, Shirur saw 52.05 percent turnout, and Maval saw 51.35 percent turnout.

  • 18:12 (IST)

    West Bengal sees 76.47% voter turnout till 6 pm

     
     

    Bolpur recorded 77.95 percent turnout at 6 pm, Baharampur was 76.16 percent, Krishnagar at 76.55 percent, Burdwan-Durgapur at 75.31 percent, Bardhaman-Purba at 76.92 percent and Birbhum at 76.69 percent.

     

  • 18:02 (IST)

    India sees 59.14% voter turnout till 6 pm

    The overall poll percentage in the country was 59.14 percent till 6 pm.

     

  • 17:22 (IST)

    Odisha sees 53.11% voter turnout till 5 pm

    Bhadrak has broken ahead of the pack with 65.14 percent turnout at 5 pm. Kendrapara, which was in the lead mid-afternoon, has fallen to a distant second with 55.38 percent turnout. Mayurbhanj and Balasore are hot on Kendrapara's heels with 54.38 percent and 52.13 percent respectively. Jajpur is at 51.72 percent and Jagatsinghpur is at 45.82 percent.


     

  • 17:15 (IST)

    Bihar sees 44.33% in voter turnout till 5 pm

     

    Biha's Begusarai saw 47.27 percent voting till 5 pm while Munger recorded 46.81 percent during the same period. Samastipur, a reserved seat for Scheduled Caste witnessed 42.03 percent polling while Darbhanga recorded 43.29 percent. Ujiarpur was at 41.33 percent.

  • 17:04 (IST)

    India sees 50.42% voter turnout till 5 pm

     
     

    The overall poll percentage in the country was 50.42 percent till 5 pm.

     

  • 16:55 (IST)

    Rajasthan sees 54.19% voter turnout till 4 pm


    At 4 pm, Rajasthan's Barmer saw turnout touch 62.12 percent as the public defied the heat to turn up at the polls. Banswara saw a turnout of 58.53 percent, Jodhpur of 57.20 percent, Jhawalar-Bharan was at 57.01 percent and Udaipur saw 55.69 percent voter turnout. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur, with 47.77 percent, was dead last.

     

  • 16:45 (IST)

    Uttar Pradesh touches 44.16% voter turnout till 4 pm

     
     
    Save for Shahjahanpur, all other constituencies in Uttar Pradesh going to the polls in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections have crossed the 40 percent mark. Kheri remains ahead of the pack with 49.63 percent turnout, followed by Jhansi's 49.41 percent, Hamirpur's 47.39 percent, and Etawah's 45.32 percent. 

  • 16:23 (IST)

    Polling in Kulgam district under Anantnag parliamentary constituency ends

    With a meagre 8.42 percent voter turnout in Kulgam district under Anantnag parliamentary constituency till 4 pm, which is also the closing time for voting in the state in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019, the spirit of democracy is far from thriving. The previous two phases under which the constituency voted were also hardly encouraging in terms of statistics. 

  • 16:15 (IST)

    Voting percentage nears 50% at 4 pm

    The combined voter turnout in the 72 parliamentary constituencies reached 49.54 percent till 4 pm with an hour remaining before the close of polls. 

  • 16:13 (IST)

    West Bengal reaches 66.01% in voter turnout till 4 pm

    Bolpur recorded 68.51 percent polling till 4 pm with West Bengal witnessing a 66.01 percent voter turnout during the same time frame. Baharampur was 66 percent, Krishnagar at 66.59 percent, Burdwan-Durgapur at 66.45 percent, Bardhaman-Purba at 67.05 percent and Birbhum at 66.77 percent among others.

  • 15:41 (IST)

    Maharashtra records 38.77% voter turnout till 3 pm; Mumbai a damp squib

    Nandurbar in Maharashtra is in the sniffing distance of 50 percent voter turnout recording 49.86 percent till 3 pm. Shirdi witnessed 46.59 percent till 3 pm. while Maval was at 40.70 percent and Dindori at 40.90 percent. It is also the leading parliamentary constituency in the state among all the 17 seats that are voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019. None of the six parliamentary constituencies in Mumbai city has touched 40 percent voter turnout so far with Mumbai North West being the highest at 39.71 percent. Mumbai North was close behind with 38.84 percent followed by Mumbai North East with 37.64 percent and Mumbai South with 37.62 percent polling percentage. The Mumbai North Central was the lowest with 30.72 percent. The constituencies of Palghar, Bhiwandi, Kalyan and Thane which are closer to Mumbai witnessed 40.86 percent, 39.41 percent, 32.05 percent and 36.07 percent respectively. Nashik recorded 37.18 percent and Dhule was at 38.76 percent.

  • 15:16 (IST)

    India sees 43.95% voter turnout till 3 pm

    The overall poll percentage in the country was at 43.95 percent till 3 pm.

  • 15:15 (IST)

    Hamirpur, Akbarpur, Kanpur cross 40% in Uttar Pradesh till 3 pm

    Except for Hamirpur (42.14 percent), Akbarpur (41.11 percent) and Kanpur (40.30 percent), the remaining 10 parliamentary constituencies that have gone for polling in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 in Uttar Pradesh are far from reaching 40 percent voter turnout till 3 pm. Kheri was closest to 40 percent with 39.01 percent while Farrukhabad was at 33.02 percent. Kannauj was at 36.97 percent, Misrikh at 35.89 percent, Hardoi at 34.25 percent, Jhansi at 35.88 percent and Shahjahanpur was at 33.84 percent till 3 pm.

  • 14:45 (IST)

    India records 38.63% voter turnout till 2 pm

    The overall poll percentage in the country was at 38.63 percent till 2 pm.

  • 14:42 (IST)

    Kendrapara steals the show in Odisha, records 43.80% till 2 pm

    Kendrapara is the Michael Schumacher in Odisha when it comes to the speed of voting percentage till 2 pm. With 43.80 percent voter turnout, the seat is way ahead of other five parliamentary constituencies that are voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019. Bhadrak with 37.44 percent, Balasore with 35.41 percent and Mayurbhanj with 35.67 percent are somewhat in the competitive periphery. Jajpur with 30.53 percent and Jagatsinghpur with 30.99 percent are way behind.     

  • 14:26 (IST)

    Sidhi sleepiest in Madhya Pradesh, records 34.95% till 2 pm

    Sidhi recorded 34.95 percent till 2 pm being the lowest in Madhya Pradesh while Balaghat witnessed 46.32 percent. Shahdol was at 45.88 percent, Chhindwara at 45.89 percent, Jabalpur at 44.39 percent and Madla at 44.01 percent.

  • 14:13 (IST)

    Anantnag remains a grim reminder, democracy remains a far cry in Jammu and Kashmir

    Voter indifference, security concerns came out starkly in Jammu and Kashmir with voter turnout reaching a pathetic 6.66 percent with less than two hours remaining for the close of voting in the state. In this round, only Kulgam district is voting in the Anantnag constituency.   

  • 13:52 (IST)

    Rajasthan sees 44.50% voter turnout till 1 pm

    Despite the soaring temperature at 42° Celsius, Barmer in Rajasthan managed to cross halfway mark when it came to the voting percentage by registering 51.90 percent till 1 pm. All the other parliamentary seats that went for voting in the state in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 except for Tonk-Sawai Madhopur remained in the 40s zone with Pali at 42.41 percent being the lowest in and Jodhpur at 47.85 percent being the highest. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur was at 39.03 percent. The overall polling percentage in the state was at 44.50 percent till 1 pm.

  • 13:35 (IST)

    West Bengal a racehorse when it comes to voting, crosses 50% mark till 1 pm

    When it comes to voter turnout, West Bengal has stood out to be the nonpareil state among the nine going for polls on Monday. Till 1 pm, the state recorded a whopping 51.79 percent with Birbhum maintaining the lead at 54.60 percent. Baharampur which was lagging behind earlier stepped up considerably with the polling percentage reaching 53.51 percent. Bardhaman-Purba (53.05 percent) and Ranaghat and Ranaghat (52.27 percent) were not too far away either. Krishnagar was at 51.39 percent, Burdwan-Durgapur at 50.87 percent and Bolpur at 50.82 percent during the same time frame. Asansol which saw violence earlier in the day slipped to the last spot at 47.68 percent.

  • 13:13 (IST)

    Till 1 pm, India sees 24.81% voting in Phase 4

    The overall voter percentage in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 which is witnessing polling in 72 parliamentary constituencies across nine states recorded 24.81 percent voting till 1 pm.  

  • 13:08 (IST)

    Bihar records 18.26% till 1 pm 


    In Bihar, Begusarai saw 21.56 percent voting till 1 pm while Munger recorded 18.76 percent in the same time frame. Samastipur, a reserved seat for Scheduled Caste witnessed 16.64 percent polling while Darbhanga recorded 17.68 percent. Ujiarpur was at 15.97 percent. The overall voter turnout stood at 18.26 percent till 1 pm in the state.

  • 12:38 (IST)

    As the day progress, voter turnout goes north in Jharkhand

    Voter turnout in the three parliamentary constituencies of Jharkhand that have gone for polling in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 has picked up with Chatra recording 29.12 percent, Lohardaga 28.78 percent and Palamu 29.57 percent till 12 pm.   

  • 12:30 (IST)

    Uttar Pradesh records 21.18% voter turnout till 12 pm

    Jhansi may be an arid zone in Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand but when it comes to voter turnout it is leading the flock with 25.33 percent among all the 13 parliamentary constituency voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019 in the state. Kheri with 23.52 percent and Hamirpur with 23.31 percent are close enough. Shahjahanpur (21.66 percent), Misrikh (21.37 percent), Farrukhabad (21.68 percent), Hardoi (21.01 percent) and Unnao 21.23 percent) are going neck and neck while Etawah (19.13 percent), Kanpur (19.88 percent), Akbarpur (19.62 percent), Kannauj (18.31 percent) and Jalaun (18.84 percent) are yet to touch 20 percent.

  • 12:12 (IST)

    Mumbai marginally sheds its laziness as voter turnout picks up

    It seems Mumbai is finally waking up to its duty towards the democracy with the polling percentage across its six parliamentary constituencies gradually climbing up. Mumbai North has seen 19.11 percent voter turnout till 12 pm while it was followed by Mumbai North East at 18.14 percent, Mumbai North West at 17.21 percent, Mumbai South Central at 17.05 percent, Mumbai South at 15.06 percent and Mumbai North Central at 12.23 percent. The neighbouring constituencies to the maximum city of Thane and Kalyan recorded 12.94 percent and 8.12 percent respectively.

  • 11:46 (IST)

    Kulgam records an insipid voter turnout in Jammu and Kashmir till 11 am 

    The parliamentary constituency of Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir continued with its vapid show with Kulgam district which is voting on Monday recording a mere 0.36 percent voting till 11 am. 

  • 11:33 (IST)

    Barmer, Jodhpur lead the voting heat in Rajasthan till 11 am 


    Barmer recorded 32.88 percent voting till 11 am while Jodhpur was at 30.29 percent in Rajasthan. Bhilwara followed the two closely at 29.06 percent and Jhalawar-Baran (28.48 percent), Banswara (28.65 percent) and Ajmer (28.63 percent) not too far behind. Comparatively, Kota (20.63 percent) and Rajsamand (20.70 percent) put up a lacklustre show. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur was at 22.75 percent till 11 am while Pali was at 24. 72 percent.  

  • 11:20 (IST)

    Birbhum sees 30.64% voting as West Bengal clocks 23.97% voting till 11 am

    No other state in Phase 4 has been voting with the enthusiasm that West Bengal has been showing. The state recorded 23.97 percent till 11 am with Birbhum leading the charge with 30.64 percent. Ranaghat (26.83 percent), Asansol (25.36 percent), Krishnanagar (24.25 percent), Bolpur (23.55 percent), Bardhaman-Purba (21.84 percent) and Burdwan-Durgapur (21.02 percent) also recorded healthy voting till 11 am. Baharampur was trailing at 18.10 percent.

  • 11:08 (IST)

    Shahdol, Jabalpur lead voter turnout chart in Madhya Pradesh till 11 am

    Shahdol (21.64 percent) and Jabalpur (20.27 percent) led in voting percentage in Madhya Pradesh till 11 am. These were closely followed by Mandla (12.60 percent) and Balaghat (12.14 percent). Sidhi was at 11.24 percent and Chhindwara was at 11.51 percent till 11 am, as per the Voter Turnout app of the Election Commission of India. 

  • 10:40 (IST)

    Chhitorgarh leads voting in Rajasthan; Tonk-Sawai Madhopur last among 13 Lok Sabha seats going for votes till 10 am

    Chhitorgarh in Rajasthan recorded the highest polling percentage at 13.53 percent till 10 am among the 13 parliamentary constituencies that went for voting on 29 April 2019. It was closely followed by Barmer at 13.49 percent and both Kota and Ajmer recording 13.08 percent each. Jodhpur was at 12.73 percent, Banswara at 12. 78 percent Rajsamand at 12.25 percent, Bhilwara at 12.19 percent and Jhalawar-Baran at 11.85 percent when reports last came in. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur witnessed the poorest polling percentage at 9.76 percent till 10 am.   

  • 10:27 (IST)

    Voting pace yet to pick up in Jharkhand, records 12% till 10 am

    In Jharkhand, the three parliamentary constituencies of Chatra (12.10 percent), Lohardaga (11.30 percent) and Palamu (12.38 percent) witnessd slow voting till 9 am.

  • 10:25 (IST)

    West Bengal votes with zeal, records 16.89% voting till 10 am

    In West Bengal, Bardhaman Purba led the voting percentage with 18.24 percent till 10 am while Bardhaman-Durgapur was at 16.12 percent. Krishnanagar was at 17.27 percent while Baharampur was at 18.10 percent. Asansol (17.53 percent), Bolpur (17.39 percent) and Ranaghat (16.94 percent) were not far behind either. Birbhum was last in the tally at 13.61 percent in West Bengal till 10 am when it came to voter turnout.

  • 10:04 (IST)

    Maharashtra records 6.33% voting till 9 am, Mumbai sluggish

    Mumbai makes a lazy start to voting with none of its six parliamentary constituencies clocking double-digit voting percentage till 9 am. The polling percentages of Mumbai North (7.85 percent), Mumbai North West (6.19 percent), Mumbai North East (7.37 percent), Mumbai North Central (4.97 percent), Mumbai South Central (6.44 percent) and Mumbai South (5.89 percent) betrays the otherwise fast life in the city. Neither Thane was better at 5.98 percent nor was Kalyan at 4. 28 percent. None of the 17 seats in Maharashtra going to the fray on Monday has so far touched double-digit when it comes to polling percentage till 9 am.

  • 09:49 (IST)

    Kanpur slowest to vote in Uttar Pradesh as state sees 4.01% voting till 9 am

    The parliamentary constituencies of Kheri (11.68 percent), Farrukhabad (11.42 percent) Shahjahanpur (11.14 percent), Jhansi (10.77 percent) and Hamirpur (10.38 percent) are leading the polling among the 13 seats voting on Monday till 9 am. Hardoi was at 9.51 percent while Unnao was at 9.95 percent during the same time period. The leather city of Kanpur was the slowest at 4.50 percent.

  • 09:30 (IST)

    Odisha sees 8.14% polling till 9 am

    Odisha saw a polling percentage of 8.14 percent till 9 am with Bhadrak leading the pack with 12.33 percent. Balasore followed closely with 11.65% while Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur witnessed 7.74 percent and 7.71 percent respectively. Mayurbhanj was at 5.77 percent and Jajpur a paltry 3.14 percent in comparison.

  • 09:21 (IST)

    Madhya Pradesh records 6.96% polling till 9 am

    The parliamentary constituencies of Jabalpur and Chhindwara are leading the voting percentage in Madhya Pradesh with 10.96 percent and 10.16 percent respectively till 9 am. During the same period, Sidhi recorded 5.87 percent, Shahdol 5.45 percent, Mandla 6.78 percent and Balaghat 4.42 percent.

  • 09:16 (IST)

    Anantnag makes a slow start in Jammu and Kashmir

    The Anantnag parliamentary constituency, where only the district of Kulgam is voting on Monday, made a lukewarm start to the polling process with just 0.61 percent voters turning out to cast their votes.

  • 09:11 (IST)

    Bihar records 4.62% till 9 am

    Darbhanga recorded 6.05 percent voting till 9 am while Munger saw 9.10 percent polling in the same time period. Darbhanga recorded 6.05 percent voting till 9 am while Munger saw 9.10 percent polling in the same time period. Begusarai witnessed 2.61 percent polling till 9 am.

  • 08:28 (IST)

    Uttar Pradesh records 9% polling till 8 am

    While data from the other 12 constituencies voting on Monday is yet to come in, Farrukhabad in Uttar Pradesh has recorded a voting percentage of 9 percent till 8 am, according to the Voter Turnout app of the Election Commission of India.  

  • 08:15 (IST)

    Shirur in Maharashtra records 2.56% in the first hour of voting

    The Shirur constituency in Maharashtra recorded 2.56 percent of polling in the first hour as the first data on voter turnout comes in from the ground. 

The overall poll percentage in the country was 61.26 percent at 7 pm.

West Bengal saw 76.59 percent turnout, Uttar Pradesh saw 54.61 percent turnout, Rajasthan saw 65.91 percent turnout and Odisha saw 64.05 percent turnout.

The overall poll percentage in the country was 59.14 percent till 6 pm.

Bihar saw 53.67 percent turnout, Jammu and Kashmir saw 9.79 percent turnout, Jharkhand saw 63.42 percent turnout,  and Madhya Pradesh saw 65.86 percent turnout till 6 pm.

The overall poll percentage in the country was 50.42 percent till 5 pm.

Maharashtra saw 42.24 percent turnout, West Bengal saw 66.36 percent turnout, Uttar Pradesh saw 44.95 percent turnout and Rajasthan saw 54.52 percent turnout till 5 pm.

With a meagre 8.42 percent voter turnout in Kulgam district under Anantnag parliamentary constituency till 4 pm, which is also the closing time for voting in the state in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019, the spirit of democracy is far from thriving. The previous two phases under which the constituency voted were also hardly encouraging in terms of statistics.

Bolpur recorded 68.51 percent polling till 4 pm with West Bengal witnessing a 66.01 percent voter turnout during the same time frame. Baharampur was 66 percent, Krishnagar at 66.59 percent, Burdwan-Durgapur at 66.45 percent, Bardhaman-Purba at 67.05 percent and Birbhum at 66.77 percent among others.

Nandurbar in Maharashtra is in the sniffing distance of 50 percent voter turnout recording 49.86 percent till 3 pm. Shirdi witnessed 46.59 percent till 3 pm. while Maval was at 40.70 percent and Dindori at 40.90 percent. It is also the leading parliamentary constituency in the state among all the 17 seats that are voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019. None of the six parliamentary constituencies in Mumbai city has touched 40 percent voter turnout so far with Mumbai North West being the highest at 39.71 percent. Mumbai North was close behind with 38.84 percent followed by Mumbai North East with 37.64 percent and Mumbai South with 37.62 percent polling percentage. The Mumbai North Central was the lowest with 30.72 percent. The constituencies of Palghar, Bhiwandi, Kalyan and Thane which are closer to Mumbai witnessed 40.86 percent, 39.41 percent, 32.05 percent and 36.07 percent respectively. Nashik recorded 37.18 percent and Dhule was at 38.76 percent.

The overall poll percentage in the country was at 43.95 percent till 3 pm.

Except for Hamirpur (42.14 percent), Akbarpur (41.11 percent) and Kanpur (40.30 percent), the remaining 10 parliamentary constituencies that have gone for polling in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 in Uttar Pradesh are far from reaching 40 percent voter turnout till 3 pm. Kheri was closest to 40 percent with 39.01 percent while Farrukhabad was at 33.02 percent. Kannauj was at 36.97 percent, Misrikh at 35.89 percent, Hardoi at 34.25 percent, Jhansi at 35.88 percent and Shahjahanpur was at 33.84 percent till 3 pm.

The overall poll percentage in the country was at 38.63 percent till 2 pm.

Kendrapara is the Michael Schumacher in Odisha when it comes to the speed of voting percentage till 2 pm. With 43.80 percent voter turnout, the seat is way ahead of other five parliamentary constituencies that are voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019. Bhadrak with 37.44 percent, Balasore with 35.41 percent and Mayurbhanj with 35.67 percent are somewhat in the competitive periphery. Jajpur with 30.53 percent and Jagatsinghpur with 30.99 percent are way behind.

Sidhi recorded 34.95 percent till 2 pm being the lowest in Madhya Pradesh while Balaghat witnessed 46.32 percent. Shahdol was at 45.88 percent, Chhindwara at 45.89 percent, Jabalpur at 44.39 percent and Madla at 44.01 percent.

Voter indifference, security concerns came out starkly in Jammu and Kashmir with voter turnout reaching a pathetic 6.66 percent with less than two hours remaining for the close of voting in the state. In this round, only Kulgam district is voting in the constituency.

Despite the soaring temperature at 42° Celsius, Barmer in Rajasthan managed to cross halfway mark when it came to the voting percentage by registering 51.90 percent till 1 pm. All the other parliamentary seats that went for voting in the state in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 except for Tonk-Sawai Madhopur remained in the 40s zone with Pali at 42.41 percent being the lowest in and Jodhpur at 47.85 percent being the highest. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur was at 39.03 percent. The overall polling percentage in the state was at 44.50 percent till 1 pm.

When it comes to voter turnout, West Bengal has stood out to be the nonpareil state among the nine going for polls on Monday. Till 1 pm, the state recorded a whopping 51.79 percent with Birbhum maintaining the lead at 54.60 percent. Baharampur which was lagging behind earlier stepped up considerably with the polling percentage reaching 53.51 percent. Bardhaman-Purba (53.05 percent) and Ranaghat and Ranaghat (52.27 percent) were not too far away either. Krishnagar was at 51.39 percent, Burdwan-Durgapur at 50.87 percent and Bolpur at 50.82 percent during the same time frame. Asansol which saw violence earlier in the day slipped to the last spot at 47.68 percent.

The overall voter percentage in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 which is witnessing polling in 72 parliamentary constituencies across nine states recorded 24.81 percent voting till 1 pm.

In Bihar, Begusarai saw 21.56 percent voting till 1 pm while Munger recorded 18.76 percent in the same time frame. Samastipur, a reserved seat for Scheduled Caste witnessed 16.64 percent polling while Darbhanga recorded 17.68 percent. Ujiarpur was at 15.97 percent. The overall voter turnout stood at 18.26 percent till 1 pm in the state.

Voter turnout in the three parliamentary constituencies of Jharkhand that have gone for polling in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019 has picked up with Chatra recording 29.12 percent, Lohardaga 28.78 percent and Palamu 29.57 percent till 12 pm.

Uttar Pradesh records 21.18 percent voter turnout till 12 pm with Jhansi leading the flock with 25.33 percent among all the 13 parliamentary constituency voting in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019 in the state. Kheri with 23.52 percent and Hamirpur with 23.31 percent are close enough. Shahjahanpur (21.66 percent), Misrikh (21.37 percent), Farrukhabad (21.68 percent), Hardoi (21.01 percent) and Unnao 21.23 percent) are going neck and neck while Etawah (19.13 percent), Kanpur (19.88 percent), Akbarpur (19.62 percent), Kannauj (18.31 percent) and Jalaun (18.84 percent) are yet to touch 20 percent.

It seems Mumbai is finally waking up to its duty towards the democracy with the polling percentage across its six parliamentary constituencies gradually climbing up. Mumbai North has seen 19.11 percent voter turnout till 12 pm while it was followed by Mumbai North East at 18.14 percent, Mumbai North West at 17.21 percent, Mumbai South Central at 17.05 percent, Mumbai South at 15.06 percent and Mumbai North Central at 12.23 percent. The neighbouring constituencies to the maximum city of Thane and Kalyan recorded 12.94 percent and 8.12 percent respectively.

The parliamentary constituency of Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir continued with its vapid show with Kulgam district which is voting on Monday recording a mere 0.36 percent voting till 11 am.

Barmer recorded 32.88 percent voting till 11 am while Jodhpur was at 30.29 percent in Rajasthan. Bhilwara followed the two closely at 29.06 percent and Jhalawar-Baran (28.48 percent), Banswara (28.65 percent) and Ajmer (28.63 percent) not too far behind. Comparatively, Kota (20.63 percent) and Rajsamand (20.70 percent) put up a lacklustre show. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur was at 22.75 percent till 11 am while Pali was at 24.72 percent. The state recorded 26.26 percent polling till 11 am.

West Bengal clocked 23.97 percent voting till 11 am with Birbhum recording 30.64 percent voting in the first four hours. Ranaghat (26.83 percent), Asansol (25.36 percent), Krishnanagar (24.25 percent), Bolpur (23.55 percent), Bardhaman-Purba (21.84 percent) and Burdwan-Durgapur (21.02 percent) also recorded healthy voting till 11 am. Baharampur was trailing at 18.10 percent.

Shahdol (21.64 percent) and Jabalpur (20.27 percent) led the voting percentage in Madhya Pradesh till 11 am. These were closely followed by Mandla (12.60 percent) and Balaghat (12.14 percent). Sidhi was at 11.24 percent and Chhindwara was at 11.51 percent till 11 am.

Chhitorgarh in Rajasthan recorded the highest polling percentage at 13.53 percent till 10 am among the 13 parliamentary constituencies that went for voting on 29 April 2019. It was closely followed by Barmer at 13.49 percent and both Kota and Ajmer recording 13.08 percent each. Jodhpur was at 12.73 percent, Banswara at 12. 78 percent Rajsamand at 12.25 percent, Bhilwara at 12.19 percent and Jhalawar-Baran at 11.85 percent when reports last came in. Tonk-Sawai Madhopur witnessed the poorest polling percentage at 9.76 percent till 10 am. The state recorded 12.22 percent voting till 10 am.

In West Bengal, Bardhaman Purba led the voting percentage with 18.24 percent till 10 am while Bardhaman-Durgapur was at 16.12 percent. Krishnanagar was at 17.27 percent while Baharampur was at 18.10 percent. Asansol (17.53 percent), Bolpur (17.39 percent) and Ranaghat (16.94 percent) were not far behind either. Birbhum was last in the tally at 13.61 percent in West Bengal till 10 am when it came to voter turnout. The state recorded 16.89 percent voting till 10 am.

In Jharkhand, the three parliamentary constituencies of Chatra (12.10 percent), Lohardaga (11.30 percent) and Palamu (12.38 percent) witnessed slow voting till 9 am. It witnessed 12.00% voting till 10 am.

Maharashtra records 6.33 percent voting till 9 am with Mumbai making a lazy start to voting. None of the city's six parliamentary constituencies clocked double-digit voting percentage till 9 am. The polling percentages of Mumbai North (7.85 percent), Mumbai North West (6.19 percent), Mumbai North East (7.37 percent), Mumbai North Central (4.97 percent), Mumbai South Central (6.44 percent) and Mumbai South (5.89 percent) betrays the otherwise fast life in the city. Neither Thane was better at 5.98 percent nor was Kalyan at 4. 28 percent. None of the 17 seats in Maharashtra going to the fray on Monday has so far touched double-digit when it comes to polling percentage till 9 am.

Kanpur was the slowest to vote in Uttar Pradesh but picked up later as the state sees 9.83 percent voting till 9 am. The parliamentary constituencies of Kheri (11.68 percent), Farrukhabad (11.42 percent) Shahjahanpur (11.14 percent), Jhansi (10.77 percent) and Hamirpur (10.38 percent) are leading the polling among the 13 seats voting on Monday till 9 am. Hardoi was at 9.51 percent while Unnao was at 9.95 percent during the same time period.

Odisha witnessed 8.14 percent polling till 9 am with Bhadrak leading the pack with 12.33 percent. Balasore followed closely with 11.65 percent while Kendrapara and Jagatsinghpur witnessed 7.74 percent and 7.71 percent respectively. Mayurbhanj was at 5.77 percent and Jajpur a paltry 3.14 percent in comparison.

Madhya Pradesh recorded 6.96 percent polling till 9 am with the parliamentary constituencies of Jabalpur and Chhindwara witnessing 10.96 percent and 10.16 percent respectively. During the same period, Sidhi recorded 5.87 percent, Shahdol 5.45 percent, Mandla 6.78 percent and Balaghat 4.42 percent.

Meanwhile, Bihar records 4.62 percent till 9 am. The parliamentary constituency of Darbhanga recorded 6.05 percent voting till 9 am while Munger saw 9.10 percent polling in the same time period. Begusarai witnessed 2.61 percent polling till 9 am.

Farrukhabad in Uttar Pradesh has recorded a voting percentage of 9 percent till 8 am while Shirur in Maharashtra has seen a voter turnout of 2.56 percent in Maharashtra in the same time period.

Over 12 crore 82 lakh voters will decide the fate of 961 candidates in Phase 4 of Lok Sabha Election 2019 on Monday (29 April 2019) with 72 parliamentary constituencies spread across nine states going for polls. More than 1,40,000 polling booths are put up for smooth conduct of polls. Apart from 6,74,83,449 males and 6,07,80,055 females, 3,925 members from the third gender will also exercise their to franchise on Monday.

In the Anantnag parliamentary constituency in Jammu and Kashmir, only Kulgam district will vote on 29 April. Due to the fluid security situation, the polling in this parliamentary constituency has been divided into three parts -- Phase 3, Phase 4 and Phase 5. It is the only parliamentary constituency in the country where the voting is held in this fashion. The four districts to be covered under Anantnag parliamentary constituency are Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama. Due to the manner of voting in the Anantnag parliamentary constituency, the number of candidates contesting from Kulgam district is included in the final tally as the election is spread out to Phase 3, Phase 4 and Phase 5 of General Election 2019.

In Maharashtra, 17 parliamentary constituencies are going to polls including all six seats in Mumbai. Its neighbouring city of Thane is also voting on Monday. While 13 seats each are going to the fray in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, there are eight in West Bengal and six each in Madhya Pradesh and Odisha. In Bihar, five parliamentary constituencies are going to vote on Monday while in Jharkhand there are three doing the same.

The voter turnout data is procured from the Voter Turnout application of the Election Commission of India.

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Updated Date: Apr 29, 2019 19:49:03 IST