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Delhi records 59.8% voter turnout

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A turnout of 59.8 per cent was recorded in elections for Delhi's seven parliamentary constituencies on Sunday, the said.

With this fate of 164 candidates of various political parties including former Sheila Dikshit, Manoj Tiwari, cricketer-turned-politician and has been sealed in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).

Polling began on Sunday morning in all seven constituencies in the state in the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections.

Over 1.43 crore people in were eligible to vote in this election. Out of total 164 candidates, 18 are women while there are 43 Independent candidates.

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First Published: Sun, May 12 2019. 20:06 IST
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