In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

The voting began for the third phase of the Jharkhand Assembly Elections on Thursday. The fate of 309 candidates, including 32 women nominees, will be decided by 56,18,267 electorate, the CEO told a press conference. The electorate includes a total of 26,80,205 women and 86 third gender voters. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to urge people of Jharkhand to vote.  About 40,000 polling personnel have been deputed to conduct smooth and peaceful voting in the third of the five-phase polling for seventeen assembly constituencies. (Photo Credit: IANS)

In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

The voting that began on 7 am will end at 5 pm at Ranchi, Hatia, Kanke, Barkatha and Ramgarh seats while voters in the rest of the constituencies can exercise franchise between 7 am and 3 pm. (Photo Credit: IANS)

In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

The fate of 309 candidates, including 32 women nominees, will be decided in the third leg of the elections.  (Photo Credit: IANS)

In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

A total of 2,014 polling stations have webcasting facilities, while elections in 329 model polling stations and 44 polling stations will be conducted by women. (Photo Credit: IANS)

In Pictures: Voting Underway In 3rd Phase Of Jharkhand Assembly Election, Here Are Glimpses

The fourth and the fifth phases polling for 15 and 16 seats will be held on December 16 and 20 respectively. Counting to the 81-member House is slated on December 23. (Photo Credit: IANS)

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