Till now, polling for ZPTC, MPTC elections peaceful: PR Commissioner Girija Shankar
Panchayat Raj Commissioner M Girija Shankar said on Thursday that polling for ZPTC and MPTC elections is going on peacefully throughout the state. He stated that 2.46 crore voters are exercising their franchise for parishad elections. Girija Shankar mentioned that repolling in three polling stations falling under Antipeta of Sitanagaram mandal in Vizianagaram district will be held on Friday because of a small error in the ballot paper. “Fool-proof security in 12,700 sensitive and hyper-sensitive polling stations,” he stated and added that polling will be completed by 3 pm in Maoist affected 247 polling stations.