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Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Highlights: 54.18% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm.

By Rajan Nath -- March 07, 2022 7:00 am -- Updated:March 07, 2022 6:13 pm

Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Highlights: The polling for the seventh and the final phase in Uttar Pradesh Elections 2022 started amid tight security arrangements.

 

The seventh phase of voting in Uttar Pradesh is being held on 54 seats across nine districts which includes Azamgarh, Mau, Jaunpur, Ghazipur, Chandauli, Varanasi, Mirzapur, Bhadohi, and Sonbhadra. The 7th phase also includes Varanasi which is PM Narendra Modi’s parliamentary constituency, therefore, the last phase of elections will majorly focus on Varanasi.

 

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Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Live Updates: Polling begins in 54 constituencies

In the last phase of UP Elections 2022, around 2.06 crores of voters are eligible to exercise their vote. The voting poll started at 7 am in the morning and will come to an end till 6 pm in the evening.

 

Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Live Updates: Polling begins in 54 constituencies

Meanwhile, the campaign for the last phase ended on March 5, 2022, the exit polls will also take place after 7 pm on Tuesday and the results will be announced on March 10, 2022.

 

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Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Live Updates: Polling begins in 54 constituencies

 

Uttar Pradesh Phase 7 elections 2022 Highlights:

17:33 pm | 54.18% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm.

15:48 pm | 46.40% voter turnout recorded till 3 pm.

13:44 pm | 35.51% voters turnout recorded till 1 pm in the seventh and final phase of UP Elections 2022

12:05 pm | Everyone has done good work, we're having a meeting before the counting of votes. All aspects are being discussed. Everyone will be in their designated areas that day & ensure smooth counting. We are confident that we are forming the govt again: Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami

11:58 am | Don't know which international recognition they boast about. They (BJP-led Centre) failed to evacuate Indians, named evacuation op 'Operation Ganga' because polls in Varanasi too. Had they rescued our people from Ukraine directly I would've appreciated it:Akhilesh Yadav, SP

11:49 am | 21.55% voters turnout recorded till 11 am in the seventh and final phase of UP Elections 2022

11:44 am | BJP & BSP will not win a single seat in Ghazipur, Mau, Azamgarh, Ambedkar Nagar& Ballia. We're winning on 5 of 8 seats in Varanasi, 3 of 4 seats in Chandauli, 7 of 9 seats in Jaunpur. We'll win 45-47 seats in Purvanchal region: OP Rajbhar, President,Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party

11:28 am | The elderly couple after casting their vote said, "We don't want to waste our votes, that's why came on a cart," : UP Elections 2022

10:55 am | "I have cast my vote in Mirzapur. I am assured that all 5 seats in the constituency will be won our NDA candidates," Apna Dal's Anupriya Patel said after casting her vote

10:15 am | Varanasi | Congress' Ajay Rai casts his vote, said, "Not many people can be seen, unlike before, when long queues were seen outside polling booth.They haven't made proper arrangements, people are forced to stand in sun. People don't seem to be excited, we'll get majority

09:50 am | District-wise voter turnout till 9 am, as per ECI

 

Azamgarh - 8.08%

Bhadohi - 7.41%

Chandauli - 7.72%

Ghazipur - 8.39%

Jaunpur - 8.99%

Mau - 9.97%

Mirzapur - 8.81%

Sonbhadra - 8.39%

Varanasi - 8.90 %

 

07:45 am | Union Minister Nitin Gadkari took to Koo and urged voters to vote in the final phase of Uttar Prades elections 2022. 

07:30 am | Voting underway at National Inter College in South Varanasi area in the seventh phase of UP elections 2022.
 
07:15 am | UP minister Ravindra Jaiswal contesting from Varanasi North Assembly constituency said we will win all seats in Varanasi. BJP will get over 350 seats in this Assembly elections, he added.
 
07:00 am | Polling for 7th and the final phase in Uttar Pradesh Elections 2022 started amid tight security arrangements.

-PTC News

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