Around 48,518 voters new voters have been added to the electoral rolls for the general elections this year. There was also an increase of 21 polling stations in this election, taking the total number polling stations to 407 covering the length and breadth of these Islands.
At Campbell Bay around 3500 voters cast their votes in different polling stations in the Great Nicobar region including the Shompen tribes.
The polling station at Pilopatia at Little Nicobar had only nine voters while Government Middle School, Brichgunj with 3492 voters has the highest number of electors.
For the first time 11 all women polling stations were created in all the three districts, the official added.
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