Lok Sabha Elections 2019 | 11 per cent voter turnout till 3 pm in Anantnag

SRINAGAR: 11.22 percent votes were polled till 3 pm on Tuesday in Anantnag during the third phase of Lok Sabha elections, an official said.

Polling began at 7 a.m. and will end at 4 pm for the Anantnag Lok Sabha seat.

Heavy deployment of the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) and state police has been made to secure the polling stations and provide safety to the voters.

There are around 714 polling stations set up for 5,23,566 voters in six polling segments of Bijbehara, Pahalgam, Shangus, Anantnag, Kokernag and Dooru.

Poll authorities have set up 26 polling stations outside the valley for Kashmiri Pandit migrant voters.

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