Voting is underway in 68 assembly seats of Himachal Pradesh from 8 am. Despite the bitter cold, people are reaching out to cast their votes in large numbers. 5.3 percent voting was recorded in the first hour of voting, after which the voting has seen a spurt. Now till 11 o’clock, 17.98 percent help has been done. Let us inform that this time 412 candidates are trying their luck in the total 68 assembly seats of Himachal. This time a total of 55 lakh 92 thousand 882 voters will vote in these seats. According to the Election Commission, 28,54,945 male and 27,37,845 female and 38 third gender voters will cast their vote in Himachal. Along with this, there are 67,559 service voters, 56,501 Divyang and 22 NRI voters in the state.
Himachal Pradesh is going to polls in a single phase and the counting of votes will take place on December 8. The voting process in the state will continue from 8 am to 5 pm today. This time 7,881 polling stations have been set up in Himachal Pradesh. Let us inform that this time in Himachal Pradesh apart from BJP and Congress, Aam Aadmi Party is also in the fray. All the three parties have fielded their candidates on all the seats in the state. At present, there is a BJP government in Himachal under the leadership of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. But now all the three parties are predicting victory.