Number of voters in Pondy increases
The number of voters in the union territory has increased from 8.85 lakh to 9.01 lakh.
According to Election Department sources, the integrated electoral enrollment was held in October 2013 and the final list published in January 6, this year. At that time the voters strength stood 8,85,458 including 4,60,488 women and 4,24,958 men. Now the number of voters in Puducherry is 9,01,357.
In Yanam in the previous previous list, the voters strength stood at 33,506 and it is now 34,032. This is the second biggest voter population in the Puducherry Union territory in an assembly segment. Ariankuppam is in 1st place with 34,039 voters.
Presently the voters strength in Puducherry region is 6,86,358, Karaikal 2,14,999 and Mahe 30,060.
(Posted on 13-04-2014)