Their experience of being part of democratic process and a feeling of ‘coming of age’ was writ large on their faces as they waited for their turn
Total polling percentage recorded in the State was 60.91 per cent; 68.25 per cent in Bhongir
CEO Dr Rajat Kumar said that it was for the first time that as many as 21,456 Balloting Units, 1,788 Control Units and 1,788 VVPATs were used to conduct an election in a single constituency.
Owing to enhanced security measures that were taken up in the constituency, the voting went off in an incident-free manner.
The day began with only a handful of voters turning up at the polling stations in seven Assembly constituencies — Chandrayangutta, Yakutpura, Malakpet, Charminar, Bahadurpura, Goshamahal and Karwan — that comprise Hyderabad seat