Voter turnout until 5 PM
The Election Commission announced that the second phase of the General Elections is concluded on Thursday. And by far, the polling has completely concluded in 14 states and Union territories.
Voter turnot as of 6 pm:
Voter turnout as of 2 pm:
Voter turnout for second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections as of 11 am:
BJP delegation approaches Election Commission over violence in Raiganj, West Bengal.
Karnataka voting percentage as of 11am:
Poll percentage in Uttar Pradesh till 11 am:
Voter turnout in Bihar till 11 am:
I thank the media, that you covered the elections properly. We made efforts to let the people decide: NC leader Farooq Abdullah addressing the media after cast his vote.
Citizens of Tamil Nadu's Perambalur all charged up to exercise their franchise as phase two of Lok Sabha Elections begin.
Voter turnout for second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections as of 9 am:
Polling percentage recorded as of 9 am:
DMK Lok Sabha candidate from Thoothukudi, Kanimozhi casts her vote at a polling station in Chennai's Alwarpet, says, "People in the opposition have been harassed, raids targeted at opposition candidates. BJP have completely taken over AIADMK."
Polling percentage till 8 AM in Bihar:
New India of ours is setting higher benchmarks in every field, whether it be on earth, water, sky or even space. I appeal to all the voters in phase two, especially the young, that you must vote to keep this momentum going. In your one vote lies country's pride and progress: BJP President Amit Shah
Nirmala Sitharaman waits in queue at Bengaluru South Constituency to cast her vote as second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections begin.
Karti Chidambaram, son of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram casts his vote.
Actor turned politician Rajinikanth casts his vote at the polling station in Stella Maris College, in Chennai Central parliamentary constituency.
P Chidambaram addresses the media after casting his vote.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shares a message for citizens ahead of the second phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections.
Engulfed with controversies ranging from politics of polarisation to coalition tears, price tags on votes and even dopplegangers, the Lok Sabha elections on April 18 will walk into its second phase of voting.
With 95 seats, 1619 candidates and 179880 polling booths at disposition the states that will go to polls on Thursday are-
Assam (5 seats), Bihar (5 seats), Chhattisgarh (3 seats), Jammu and Kashmir (2 seats), Karnataka (14 seats), Maharashtra (10 seats), Manipur (1 seat), Odisha (5 seats), Tamil Nadu (38 seats), Uttar Pradesh (8 seats), West Bengal(3 seats) and Puducherry (1 seat).
The list does not account for Tamil Nadu's Vellore and Tripura East constituency.
Karimganj, Silchar, Autonomous District, Mangaldoi, Nawgong
Kishanganj, Katihar, Purnia, Bhagalpur, Banka
Kanker, Rajnandgaon, Mahasamund
Udupi Chikmagalur, Hassan, Chitradurga, Dakshin Kannada, Tumkur, Mandya, Mysore, Chamarajanagar, Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North, Bangalore Central, Bangalore South, Chikkballapur, Kolar
Buldhana, Akola, Amravati, Hingoli, Nanded, Parbhani, Beed, Osmanabad, Latur and Solapur
Bargarh, Sundargarh, Bolangir, Kandhamal, Aska
Tiruvallur, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chennai Central, Sriperumbudur, Kancheepuram, Arakkonam, Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri, Tiruvannamalai, Arani, Viluppuram, Kallakurichi, Salem, Namakkal, Erode, Tiruppur, Nilgiris, Coimbatore, Pollachi, Dindigul, Karur, Tiruchirappalli, Perambulur, Cuddalore, Chidamabram, Mayiladuthurai, Nagapattinam, Thanjavur, Sivaganga, Theni, Virudhunagar, Ramanathapuram, Thoothukkudi, Tenkasi, Tirunelveli, Kanniyakumari, Madurai
Nagina, Amroha, Bulandshahr, Aligarh, Hathras, Mathura, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri
Jalpaiguri, Darjeeling and Raiganj
Deve Gowda (JD), BK Hariprasad (Congress), PC Mohan (BJP), Yashwant Singh (BJP), Raj Babbar (Congress), Hema Malini (BJP), SP Singh Baghel (BJP), Maharaj Kumari Pragya Debburman (Congress), Farooq Abdullah (NC), Syed Mohsin (PDP), Mohammad Salim (CPM), Ashok Chavan (Congress)
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