Gujarat Assembly Elections 2022: First Phase Voting in Gujarat Today, Future of Veteran Leaders at Stake
Voting will be held in 89 assembly seats in Gujarat today in the first phase. A total of 788 candidates are in the fray for these 89 assembly seats in 19 districts. Including many big names. On the other hand, the last round of campaigning for the second phase of polling is going on.
According to the Election Commission, a total of 2,39,76,670 voters are registered in the areas covered under the first phase. This includes 1,24,33,362 male, 1,15,42,811 female and 497 third gender voters. There are a total of 4,91,35,400 registered voters in Gujarat.
Election officials conducted a mock poll
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Election officials conducted 178 mock polls from polling booth number 175 of Piramana School in Bharuch. Voting for the first phase of assembly elections will begin at 8 am.
The people of Jambur village will vote for the first time at special tribal booths
The people of Jambur, a mini African village in Gujarat, celebrated the first occasion of voting at their special tribal booth. He expressed happiness that he will get a chance to vote at a special tribal booth for the first time.
BJP candidate Rivaba Jadeja appealed for maximum voting
Rivaba Jadeja, BJP candidate from Jamnagar North, said, “Today is a very important day. The hard work of all the BJP candidates is going to bear fruit. I request people to vote as much as possible.
25,434 polling booths were set up for the first phase
Voting will be held at 9,018 centers in urban areas and 16,416 centers in rural areas.