87.48% polling recorded in Anaparthy Assembly segment
By The Hindu 13-Apr-2019
In all, 80% of the 42.04 lakh voters from the district consisting of 19 Assembly segments and three Lok Sabha constituencies exercised their franchise.
The polling that began at 7 a.m. continued till the midnight with hundreds of people waiting for their turn outside the polling stations in long queues by the scheduled closure of 6 p.m.
Following guidelines from the Election Commission, the polling officials allowed those who reached the polling station by 6 p.m. to exercise their vote.
Glitches in the EVMs and the VVPATs were said to be the main reason for the inordinate delay in the polling, whereas the women and senior citizens preferred to cast their vote in the evening hours to escape from the scorching sun.
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