Vivek Doshi
Vivek Doshi
Associate Author

kirtee

Friday 15 Dec 17 11:24:18 AM
71% voting recorded in Umreth
71% voting recorded in Umreth

BJP, Congress including NCP claimed their victory. Result awaited.

Umreth: 71% of voting was recorded in Umreth. Since morning, people from rural regions including Umreth city reached polling booth to vote. The long queue was noticed in rural areas while villagers from Jitpura refused to vote till they get the solution to their issues like rainwater disposal and demand of revenue village. 

Only 13% voting occurred in the first two hours in the morning which created tension among the workers of political parties, hence they appealed people to vote. Early morning maximum male voters cast their votes as they have to reach their workplace after voting. Later after 10 pm even female voters also approached the polling booth for voting. Hence, by 12 noon, 28.14% voting was recorded. However, in between 12 noon to 2 pm, 49% voting was recorded as maximum female voters cast their vote during this time. The party workers were relaxed when they found about 63.41% voting by 4 pm. Total 71% of voting was recorded for Umreth assembly constituency at 5 pm in the end. Overall, peaceful voting took place in Umreth. 

Youths posted the selfie on social media after voting…



Casting vote for the first time excited youths very much, so after voting they posted their selfies on social media. Everyone enthusiastically participated in voting with friends and family members and shared their selfies on social media after casting vote.