Lok Sabha elections 2019: 5 facts you must know about fifth phase of polling

PTI | May 06, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Polling is underway for phase 5 of Lok Sabha elections Monday. As many as 51 Lok Sabha constituencies across seven states are headed for polls. Voting began at 7 am for the Tikamgarh, Damoh, Khajuraho, Satna, Rewa, Hoshangabad and Betul seats in the second phase of elections in the state. Voting was held at six of the 29 seats in state`s the first phase of polling on April 29. Here are some interesting nuggets about this phase.

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: fifth phase

Lok Sabha elections 2019: fifth phase

Over 8.75 crore voters to decide fate of 674 candidates 

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Over 96,000 polling booths in place for smooth conduct of polls 

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Uttar Pradesh has maximum number of polling booths: 28,072 

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Jammu and Kashmir has the least number of polling booths: 1,254 

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Fifth phase

Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency (PC) in Jammu & Kashmir going to polls in Phase III, Phase IV & Phase V, the only such PC in the country.