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51,965 polling stations to be set up for 4.78 crore voters in Rajasthan
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51,965 polling stations to be set up for 4.78 crore voters in Rajasthan

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Jaipur, Nov 29: A total of 51,965 polling stations will be set up at 36,172 locations in 33 districts for December 7 Assembly polls in Rajasthan.

As many as 4,77,89,815 electorate, including 2,28,28,018 female voters, are eligible to exercise their franchise in the polls being held in single phase to fill-up all 200 seats to the state legislature.

In the 2013 elections, a total of 51,796 polling stations were set up.

The Election Commission, for the first time, will provide facility of vehicles and wheelchair for needy, disabled voters with the help of NCC volunteers, Chief Electoral Officer Anand Kumar's spokesperson said. UNI