Kasaragod, May 17 : With the Election Commission ordering repolling in polling booths where bogus voting has been confirmed, a repeat campaign has been underway with door-to-door visits and to canvass to secure maximum votes.
Voters in three booths in Kasaragod and one in Kannur Lok Sabha constituencies will recast their votes on May 19.Repolling has been ordered in booth nos. 69 and 70 of Putjiyangadi Jam-a-et High school and booth no. 19 in Pilathara AUP school under the Kallyasery Assembly constituency of the Kasaragod Lok Sabha constituency.
The other booth where re-polling will be held is booth no. 166 of Pamburuthi Mappila AUP School in Thaliparamba Assembly constituency under the Kannur Lok Sabha constituency.The public campaign will conclude this evening. The authorities said all arrangements for the polling have been completed.
Re-polling will be held from morning 7am to 6pm. As the ink mark of the April 23 election is still visible on the index finger, the ink, marking casting of vote, will be put on the middle finger of left hand this time, sources said. (UNI)