Voting started in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry at seven in the morning as scheduled under the third phase of assembly elections. People have been seen in queues at almost all places since morning. Polling is being held for the same phase for 234 seats in Tamil Nadu, 140 in Kerala and 30 seats in Puducherry, while in Assam, voting will be held in 40 seats in the third and final phase. With this, elections will be completed in four states. At the same time, five phases will remain in West Bengal. Let it be said that the process of voting on 31 seats is going on in West Bengal today. This phase is considered very important. Today, polling is being held in 475 seats in four states and one union territory. There are more than 6.28 crore voters in Tamil Nadu, while 3,998 candidates are tapping the electoral arena. Voting is going on for 40 assembly seats in the third and final phase of Assam assembly elections. Where the fate of 337 candidates, including Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, will be sealed in the EVM. There are more than 78.5 lakh registered voters in West Bengal, who have to decide the political fate of 205 candidates. At the same time, there are 27 lakh voters in Kerala, who will decide the fate of 140 candidates.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to voters and especially young voters to vote in a record number of votes in the assembly elections held today in Assam, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.
Elections are taking place in Assam, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. I request the people in these places to vote in record numbers, particularly the young voters.
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2021
Voting for the assembly elections began in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry at seven in the morning.