5th Phase Lok Sabha Elections 2014 LIVE Updates, Fifth Phase 17th April Parliamentary Constituency Updates, Madhya Pradesh, 5th Phase Lok Sabha Elections Voting Patterns Live, Parliamentary Election Voting Percentage Live Coverage 2014
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One hundred and twenty one constituencies in 12 states of the country go to polls in the fifth phase of the Lok Sabha election 2014 on Thursday.
The States going to the polls include: Karnataka (28 seats), Rajasthan (20 seats), Maharashtra (19 seats), Odisha and UP (11 seats each), MP (10 seats), Bihar (7 seats), Jharkhand (6 seats), Chhattisgarh (3 seats), West Bengal (4 seats) and Jammu and Kashmir and Manipur (1 seat each).
Around 51% voters exercised their franchise till 3 pm as voting for the simultaneous second and last phase election to 11 Lok Sabha and 77 Assembly constituencies began in Odisha on Thursday.
2014 polls could see the highest voter turnout ever
An increase in voter awareness, especially in rural and semi-urban areas, has led to an increase in voter participation with every passing general election.
According to a report in the Hindustan Times, "As many as 68.29% of voters in 111 Lok Sabha seats that have gone to the polls so far exercised their franchise. This is about eight percentage points higher than the polling percentage in these constituencies in 2009. The overall polling percentage in 2009 was 58.19% when 714 million people were eligible to vote. The highest polling ever recorded was 61.97% in 1998," the report says.
Voting percentage till 6 PM
Uttar Pradesh records over 38% polling till 5 p.m, where polling is going on on 11 seats in the second phase to decide fate of 150 candidates.
Brisk polling is going on in 11 seats in the second phase of polls in Uttar Pradesh with over 38.06 per cent polling till 1 p.m. to decide the fate of 150 candidates.
Nagina witnessed 41.04 per cent polling in the first four hours while Moradabad 39.54 per cent and Rampur 36.47 per cent polling each.
Sambhal recorded 40 per cent polling, Amroha 40.90 per cent, Badaun 33.6 per cent, Aonla 38.20 per cent, Bareilly 40.40 per cent, Pilibhit 36.80, Shahjahanpur 34.33 per cent and Kheri 37.4 per cent.
Uttar Pradesh polls Updates: Over 38% polling till 5 p.m....Click here to Read More...>>
3.45 pm: 40.17% voting in Bihar till 5 pm. Patna Sahib 40%, Patliputra 40%, Munger 40%, Nalanda 40%, Arrah 36%, Buxar 44%, Jahanabad 42%.
Chhattisgarh recorded 30 percent voting till 5 PM.
3.47 pm: Polling percentage in Rajasthan 40.34.09% till 3.40 pm. Highest in Ganganagar - 51.67% followed by Bikaner at 47.96%.
37.46% voting recorded in Rajasthan till 4 PM
Rajasthan polls Updates : Over 40 percent polling till 4 pm....Click here to Read More...>>
An estimated 55 percent voters on Thursday exercised their franchise till 5 PM in the second phase of polling for six Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand where Maoists blew up a stretch of railway track and injured a CRPF personnel in an encounter in Giridih.
With polling was being held in Ranchi, Giridih, Jamshedpur, Singhbhum (ST), Khunti (ST) and Hazaribagh seats under strict security and helicopter surveillance, Around 55 per cent of the electorate voted till 3 pm today in the second phase of polling for six Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand.
3.34 pm: Voter turnout in West Bengal recorded at 70 per cent by 3 pm. Coochbehar 69%, Jalpaiguri 72%, Alipurduar 72.5%, Darjeeling 68.85%
According to election officials, an average of between 31.43 percent voting was recorded till 5 PM.Voters queued up early to vote at thousands of polling booths across 19 Lok Sabha constituencies at the start of polling here Thursday, officials said.
A large number of voters, including youth, were seen trooping down to the nearest polling stations to take advantage of the cool morning hours and exercise their franchise.
40% voting recorded in MP till 5 PM
Polling for 10 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh under the second-phase election in the state began on Thursday to decide the fate of 142 candidates, including 11 woman.
According to election officials, an average of between10% votes cast till 10 AM. Lok Sabha polls: 62% turnout in Manipur till 2 pm, out of 8.53 lakh electorate have caste their ballot in the second phase of polling for the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat till 2 pm Thursday, election office sources said
53.13 per cent turnout in Karnataka till 4 pm. Bangalore records only 28%.
The state of Karnataka witnessed moderate to brisk polling when balloting for 28 Lok Sabha seats began on Thursday amid tight security.
In the initial two hours, the voting percentage across the state hovered around 10 percent, officials said, adding, polling had been peaceful so far.
The three constituencies in Bangalore - South, Central and North - saw enthusiastic voters queue up in good numbers in the initial hours.
Karnataka polls: 53.13% polling in Karnataka till 4 pm...Click here to Read More...>>
Around 51% voters exercised their franchise during first three hours for the simultaneous second and last phase election to 11 Lok Sabha and 77 Assembly constituencies in Odisha on Thursday.
Among the early voters were Assam Governor JB Patnaik and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik as brisk polling was witnessed in several areas while Angul district recorded 19 percent polling
Jammu & Kashmir:
Congress leader and Union Minister Gulam Nabi Azad's fate is being locked in EVMs in Udhampur Lok Sabha constituency where he is in direct fight with BJP's Jintender Singh.
In 5th phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2014 polls on April 17:Top 3 candidates with highest assets.
Nandan Nilekani: Former chairman of Unique Identification authority of India (Aadhar) is topping the list of flushest candidates with Rs 7,710 crore. The co-founder of Infosys is contesting from Bangalore South Lok Sabha seat. Nilekani who will be contesting on Indian National Congress ticket has a total annual income of Rs 168 crore per annum.
Anil Kumar Sharma: He is second on the list with assets worth Rs 849 crore. Chairman cum Managing Director of Amarapali Group of Companies will be fighting for Lok Sabha seat from Jehanabad constituency of Bihar on a Janta Dal (United) ticket and has an income of Rs 10.36 crore.
R Prabhakara Reddy: The Janta Dal (Secular) candidate declared his assets worth Rs 224 crore. He will be contesting from Bangalore Rural constituency of Karnataka and has a yearly income of Rs 3.9 crore. Reedy has liabilities worth Rs 222 crore.
Fifth Phase Voting in ,121 Parliamentary Contituencies across 12 States in India .
VIP candidates in Phase - 5
|MISHA BHARATI, DAUGHTER OF LALU PRASAD, RJD|
|RAM KRIPAL YADAV, BJP|
|SHATRUGHAN SINHA, FORMER UNION MINISTER, BJP|
|KUNAL SINGH, BHOJPURI ACTOR, INC|
|AJIT JOGI, FORMER CHIEF MINISTER, INC|
|CHANDULAL SAHU, BJP|
|ABHISHEK SINGH, SON OF CHHATTISGARH CM RAMAN SINGH, BJP|
|KAMLESHWAR VERMA, INC|
|AJAY KUMAR, SITTING MP, JVM (P)|
|VIDYUT BARAN MAHATO, BJP|
|GEETA KODA, WIFE OF MADHU KODA, JAI BHARAT SAMANTA PARTY|
|LAXMAN GILUWA, BJP|
|JAYANT SINHA, SON OF YASHWANT SINHA, BJP|
|SAURABH NARAIN SINGH, INC|
|SUBODH KANT SAHAY, FORMER UNION MINISTER, INC|
|RAM TAHAL CHAUDHARY, BJP|
|SUDESH MAHTO, FORMER DEPUTY CM, AJSU|
|ANANTH KUMAR, BJP|
|NANDAN NILEKANI, FORMER CHAIRMAN UIDAI, INC|
|B. S. YEDDYURAPPA, FORMER CM, BJP|
|GEETHA SHIVARAJKUMAR, KANNADA ACTOR, JD(S)|
|B. SREERAMULU, FORMER KARNATAKA MINISTER, BJP|
|N.Y. HANUMANTAPPA, INC|
|D.V SADANANDA GOWDA, FORMER CM, BJP|
|C.NARAYANA SWAMY, INC|
|MALLIKARJUN KHARGE, UNION RAILWAY MINISTER, INC|
|REVASING LOKU, BJP|
|M VEERAPPA MOILY, UNION PETROLEUM MINISTER, INC|
|H D KUMARA SWAMY, FORMER CM, JD(S)|
|N. DHARAM SINGH, FORMER CM, INC|
|BHAGWANTH KHUBA, BJP|
|V. BALAKRISHNAN, FORMER CFO, INFOSYS, AAP|
|P.C. MOHAN, SITTING MP, BJP|
|H.D. DEVEGOWDA, FORMER PM, JD(S)|
|A MANJU, INC|
|JYOTIRADITYA M. SCINDIA, INC|
|JAIBHANSINGH PAWAIYA, BJP|
|SUPRIYA SULE, DAUGHTER OF SHARAD PAWAR, NCP|
|MAHADEV JANKAR, RASHTRIYA SAMAJ PARTY|
|GOPINATH MUNDE, SITTING MP, BJP|
|DHAS SURESH RAMCHANDRA, NCP|
|SUSHILKUMAR SHINDE, UNION HOME MINISTER, INC|
|SHARAD BANSODE, BJP|
|ASHOK CHAVAN, FORMER MAHARASHTRA CM, INC|
|D. B. PATIL, BJP|
|RATNAGIRI � SINDHUDURG|
|NILESH NARAYAN RANE, SON OF NARAYAN RANE, INC|
|VINAYAK BHAURAO RAUT, SHIVSENA|
|SACHIN PILOT, FORMER UNION MINISTER, INC|
|SANWAR LAL JAT, BJP|
|DR. C.P. JOSHI, FORMER UNION MINISTER, INC|
|RAJYAVARDHAN SINGH RATHORE, FORMER SHOOTER, BJP|
|GIRIJA VYAS, UNION MINISTER, INC|
|CHANDRA PRAKASH JOSHI, BJP|
|DUSHYANT SINGH, SON OF VASUNDHARA RAJE, BJP|
|PRAMOD BHAYA, INC|
|JASWANT SINGH, FORMER UNION MINISTER, IND|
|COL. SONA RAM, BJP|
|BUTA SINGH, FORMER GOVERNOR BIHAR, IND|
|DEVJI PATEL, BJP|
|ARJUN CHARAN SETHI, SITTING MP, BJD|
|SANGRAM KESHARI JENA, INC|
|BAIJAYANT PANDA, SITTING MP, BJD|
|DHARANIDHAR NAYAK, INC|
|SRIKANT KUMAR JENA, UNION MINISTER, INC|
|RABINDRA KUMAR JENA, BJD|
|PINAKI MISRA, SITTING MP, BJD|
|SUCHARITA MOHANTY, INC|
|BHAI CHUNG BHUTIA, FOOTBALLER, TRINAMOOL CONGRESS|
|UMMED SINGH KASHYAP, HUSBAND OF LATE PHOOLAN DEVI, BSP|
|MITHILESH KUMAR, SITTING MP, SP|
|MANEKA GANDHI, WIFE OF LATE SANJAY GANDHI, BJP|
|ANEES AHMAD KHAN, BSP|
|DHARMENDRA YADAV, NEPHEW OF MULAYAM SINGH YADAV, SP|
|AKMAL KHAN, BSP|
|D.P YADAV, RASHTRIYA PARIVARTAN DAL|
|DR. SHAFIQUR RAHMAN BARQ, SITTING MP, BSP|
|GHULAM NABI AZAD, UNION MINISTER, INC|
|MOHD ARSHAD MALIK, PDP|
|Odisha||UP||BIHAR||J & K||JHARKHAND|
Date Of Poll (17 april 2014 )
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