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India’s youngest state, Telangana, went to polls on Friday, 7 December, to constitute its second Legislative Assembly. The state recorded 67 percent voter turnout, said the Election Commission.
Stay tuned for The Quint’s coverage on the exit polls. Kadiyam Srihari, Harish Rao, Pocharama Srinivas Reddy, Jupally Krishna Rao and Jagadish Reddy were among the leaders who cast their votes Former Union Minister Chiranjeevi and cine actors Nagarjuna also voted in Telangana’s Jubilee Hills TRS Chief K Chandrasekhar Rao will remain the caretaker chief minister till the new government is formed December 07, 5:00 PM Empathise With Jwala Gutta, Will Rectify: Telangana CEO Promises
Chief Electoral Officer of Telangana Rajat Kumar, speaking about shuttler Jwala Gutta’s name missing from voter list, said that he “empathized” with her and that they will rectify the situation soon.
“I do empathise with her. Actually, her name has been missing from electoral roll since 2016. So, in 2016,2017,2018, the inclusion was not there. We will rectify that situation.” Rajat Kumar, Chief Electoral Officer of Telangana December 07, 11:50 AM Naqvi Demands EC Take Action Against Rahul
BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi demanded that the Election Commission take action against Congress President Rahul Gandhi for his interview to a Hyderabad newspaper on 6 December.
We’ve demanded immediate action against Congress President Rahul Gandhi for influencing voters through paid news under the garb of his interview in a Hyderabad newspaper on 6 December. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, BJP Leader December 07, 10:55 AM Be Vigilant, Rahul Gandhi Tweets to Cong Workers
Congress President Rahul Gandhi warned party workers to be “vigilant” after the polling closes in Rajasthan and Telangana on Friday evening.
“In MP, EVM's behaved strangely after polling. Some stole a van and vanished for two days! Others slipped away and were found drinking in a hotel,” Gandhi tweeted.
December 07, 10:30 AM 56.17% Votes Recorded Till 3 PM
Voter turnout recorded till 3 PM in Telangana Elections 2018 is 56.17 percent, reported ANI, quoting Election Commission.
December 07, 10:15 AM EC Revises Voter Turnout, 43.24% Votes Recorded
Election Commission revises a voter turnout, 43.24 percent votes has been recorded till 1pm across Telangana.
December 07, 9:50 AM Sonia Gandhi Urges People to Vote for 'Prajakutami' December 07, 9:40 AM Telangana Waives Toll Tax for Voters Heading to Native Places December 07, 9:20 AM People Protest Outside a Polling Sttaion in Chandrayangutta, Hyderabad December 07, 9:20 AM Constituency Wise Voter Turnout December 07, 8:30 AM Telangana Elections: Will EC Address 30 Lakh Deleted Voters in Telangana Final List? December 07, 8:05 AM Voter Turnout at 48.09% Till 1:00 pm December 07, 7:55 AM Will Come to Power with a Huge Majority: KCR December 07, 7:45 AM Gutta's Name Missing From Voting List; Manish Sisodia Hits out at ECI December 07, 7:15 AM KTR Casts Vote in Hyderabad December 07, 7:00 AM Voter Arrested for Clicking Selfie Inside Polling Booth December 07, 6:50 AM Telangana Chief Secretary Casts Vote December 07, 6:50 AM Sania Mirza Casts her Vote December 07, 6:25 AM Congress Candidate Vamshichand Reddy Attacked December 07, 6:25 AM Constituency Wise Voter Turnout December 07, 6:15 AM Voter Turnout at 23.4% Till 11:00 am December 07, 6:05 AM Telangana Has Lost 4 Years to Corruption: Surjewala December 07, 5:50 AM Polling Has Been Smooth So Far: CEO December 07, 5:45 AM Telangana Congress Leader Madhu Yaskhi's Convoy Attacked: Report December 07, 5:35 AM Rohingya Refugees to Be Held If They Vote: Hyderabad EC December 07, 5:15 AM My Name 'Disappeared' From Voters' List: Badminton Player Jwala Gutta December 07, 5:15 AM Actor Nagarjuna Akkineni Casts Vote December 07, 4:50 AM 10.15% Voter Turnout till 9:30 am December 07, 4:40 AM AP Government Declares Holiday for Secretariat Employees December 07, 4:35 AM TRS MP K Kavitha Stands in Queue to Vote December 07, 4:25 AM AIMIM President Owaisi Casts Vote December 07, 4:10 AM 8.97% Voter Turnout till 9 am December 07, 3:35 AM Why are the Telangana Elections Important: Key Stats December 07, 3:25 AM Deputy CM Kadiyan Srihari Casts his Vote December 07, 3:15 AM AP Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Urges People to Vote December 07, 3:10 AM Voters Queue up at Warangal Urban District and Other Polling Stations December 07, 3:10 AM BJP Telangana President G Kishan Reddy Casts Vote December 07, 3:00 AM Telangana Elections: Tight Security Arrangements for Polling December 07, 2:50 AM Huge Amounts of Unaccounted Cash and Liquor Were Seized December 07, 2:50 AM Actors Stand in Queue to Cast Their Vote December 07, 2:40 AM Volunteers for the Support of PwD Voters December 07, 2:40 AM Security Beefed up in Areas Identified as Left Wing Extremist Affected December 07, 2:30 AM 1,821 Candidates in the Fray December 07, 2:30 AM Glitches Hamper Polling in a Polling Station in Amberpet December 07, 2:30 AM Irrigation Minister Casts His Vote December 07, 2:20 AM BJP Party President Amit Shah Urges Voters to Cast Their Votes December 07, 1:45 AM Voting Begins in Telangana December 06, 11:50 AM What You Must Know About Telangana Polls 2018 December 06, 4:35 AM The Main Contenders in Battlefield Telangana December 06, 4:35 AM What Do the Pre-poll Surveys Say?