Haryana on Monday recorded a voter turnout close to 65% in the Assembly election, down by nearly 11 percentage points from the 2014 Assembly election figure, a senior official said.
“Voter turnout in Haryana is estimated at around 65% in the Assembly polls. The percentage is likely to go up slightly after final figures are computed. Fatehabad district with 74.49% witnessed the highest polling turnout, while the least polling was seen in Gurugram district at 52.33% [revised 52.5%],” Joint Chief Electoral Officer Inder Jeet told The Hindu.
In 2014, Haryana saw a turnout of 76.54 %.
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October 22, 2019