12.47 percent voting till 9.00 a.m. in 7 parliamentary constituencies of 2nd phase
Voting under the second phase of the Lok Sabha Election-2019 begun from 7.00 a.m. on May 6 in 15 thousand 240 polling booths of 7 parliamentary constituencies namely Tikamgarh, Khajuraho, Satna, Rewa, Hoshangabad, Betul and Damoh. Total 12.47 percent voting has been recorded till 9.00 a.m. Under this, 14.59 male and 10.11 percent female voters exercise their voting rights. Voting is taking place peacefully in all the constituencies.
Before the start of voting, mock poll was conducted at all the polling booths. Seventy two ballot units, 62 control units and 29 VVPATs were replaced at 260 polling booths owing to the malfunctioning in EVMs during the mock poll.