Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats

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Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats

Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats

IANS   ¦    Apr 18, 2019 08:13:11 AM (IST)

Polling begins in Karnataka\'s 14 Lok Sabha seats-1Bengaluru: Voting began on Thursday in 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka's central and southern regions amid tight security.

"Voting began at 7 a.m. simultaneously in all the 30,164 booths across 14 parliamentary seats of the state under tight security," a poll official told IANS here.

The constituencies where polling is underway are Udupi-Chikkamagalur, Hassan, Dakshina Kannada, Chitradurga (SC), Tumkur, Mandya, Mysore, Chamarajnagar (SC), Bangalore Rural, Bangalore North, Bangalore Central, Bangalore South, Chikkaballapur and Kolar (SC).

Of the 2.67-crore electorate in the first phase, 1.35-crore male and 1.32-crore female voters will decide the fate of 241 candidates, including 15 women and 133 Independents in fray for the 14 seats.

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Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats
Polling begins in Karnataka's 14 Lok Sabha seats