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TOMORROW, THE SECOND PHASE OF POLLING WILL BE HELD IN 89 SEATS IN THREE STATES

Sarojini Bishi

New Delhi: Tomorrow is the second phase of Lok Sabha elections. As the campaigning for the Great War ended yesterday, the polling workers are reaching the polling stations for the second round of voting. Voting will be held tomorrow in 89 seats of 13 states.

5 seats in Bihar, 3 in Chhattisgarh, 14 in Karnataka and 7 in Madhya Pradesh, 8 in Uttar Pradesh, 3 in West Bengal, 8 in Maharashtra, 13 in Rajasthan, 1 in Manipur, 20 in Kerala, one seat each in Tripura and Jammu and Kashmir and 5 seats in Assam. Voters of these 13 states will decide the fate of 12 hundred and 6 candidates. Among them are many heavyweights like Rahul Gandhi, Arun Gobil, Shashi Tharoor, Hema Malini. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah are campaigning on behalf of BJP, while MP Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi are seen campaigning on behalf of Congress.

While 65 decimal 5 percent voting was done in the first phase of the election, it is said that the voting will increase this time. 16 crore 63 lakh people voted for a total of 102 seats in the first phase. However, the second phase of the election will be held between 7 am and 5 pm on Friday. For this, security has been increased in all states and a special focus has been placed on the security system in Mao region. The polling staff has started reaching the polling station for the election. All arrangements have been made for them by the Election Commission.

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