64% Polling in Odisha by 5 PM in 2nd Phase Elections


Odisha News Hawk: At least 64% voter turnout has been recorded in Odisha in the second phase polling today by 5 PM. The polling percentage may increase and cross 72% when the final data is received.

Polling was held in 5 Lok Sabha (Bargarh, Aska, Sundargarh, Kandhamal, Bolangir) and 35 Assembly seats in the state today.

Re-polling has been ordered in 6 booths due to human error while replacing Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines. Re-polling will take place at Booth No. 129 in Bobai, 213 in Sundargarh, 68 in Bargarh, 235 in Atabira and 210 & 222 in Daapalla.