New Delhi, May 11 IANS | 4 months ago

An astounding 500 million people in India have voted so far in the staggered Lok Sabha election, officials statistics show.


Of the 754.81 million eligible voters in the first nine phases, 499.18 million cast their ballot.

The highest turnout was recorded in the sixth phase held April 17, when 123.5 million people exercised their democratic right.

The parliamentary poll began April 7 and will culminate May 12. Votes will be counted May 16.

The turnout in all the phases were: phase 1 - 5.62 million, phase 2 - 3.21 million, phase 3 - 85.67 million, phase 4 - 0.42 million, phase 5 - 4.1 million, phase 6 - 123.58 million, phase 7 - 118.92 million, phase 8 - 92.23 million and phase 9 - 65.4 million.

Over 9,000 candidates were in the contest for the 502 Lok Sabha seats that have gone to polls so far.

(Posted on 11-05-2014)

Share This Page:


Post your comments


Information on States of India:

Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal

INDIA REGIONAL MAPS:

Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |

MORE MAPS OF INDIA:

Airports of India | Districts of India | India Pilgrim Centers | Tourism Map of India | National Highways in India | India Railway Routes |

INDIA CITY MAPS:

Ahmadabad | Bangalore | Chennai | Coimbatore | Delhi | Hyderabad/Secunderabad | Kochi | Kolkata | Mumbai | Pondicherry | Pune | Surat |

KERALA TRAVEL MAPS:

Alappuzha | Ernakulam | Idukki | Kannur | Kasaragod | Kollam | Kottayam | Kozhikode | Malappuram | Palakkad | Pathanamthitta | Thiruvananthapuram | Thrissur | Wayanad |