Third phase panchayat polls: More than 40 percent polling recorded in four hours
In the ongoing third phase of gram panchayat elections on Wednesday, more than 40 per cent polling recorded in the first four hours. Vizianagaram district has registered 50 per cent polling and lowest is Chittoor district with 30 per cent. 45 per cent polling recorded in Guntur, Kurnool, and Anantapur districts. DSP-level officials are supervising security for major gram panchayats in Gurazala and Macherla assembly constituencies in Guntur district. In Macheral constituency, polling is being held only for three panchayats as remaining of them have become unanimous. Voting is underway for 196 panchayats in Krishna district.