As polling for the fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections is underway, State Election Commission on Sunday informed that the voter turnout touched 8.02 percent in the state till 9 am.
Kaushambi recorded the highest polling percentage, that is 11.40 percent till 9 am followed by Shrawasti with 9.67 percent and Ayodhya with 9.44 percent.
Also, Amethi reported an 8.67 polling percentage, Baharaich with 7.45 percent, Barabanki with 6.21 percent, Chitrakoot with 8.80 percent, Gonda with 8.31 percent, Pratapgarh with 7.77 percent, Prayagraj with 6.95 percent, RaeBareli with 7.48 percent, and Sultanpur with 8.60 percent till 9 am.
Polling for the fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections began in 61 constituencies at 7 am on Sunday morning and will go on till 6 pm.
A total of 61 Assembly constituencies spread across 12 districts, including Ayodhya, Sultanpur, Chitrakoot, Pratapgarh, Kaushambi, Prayagraj, Barabaki, Bahraich, Shrawasti, Gonda, Amethi, and Raebareli, are undergoing polling today.
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