BMC polls: Over 1 crore electorate to cast vote
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Last Updated: Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 00:15
  
Mumbai: Over one crore voters are expected to exercise their franchise on Thursday to elect 227 representatives from 2,232 candidates who are in the fray for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls, civic chief Subodh Kumar said.

The campaigning for the civic poll ended this evening for the February 16 polling.

"Among the total of 1,027,9,377 voters, 57,17,972 are men while 45,61,405 are women," Kumar told a press conference.

He said 41,000 BMC staff would be on election duty on 8,326 polling stations. Counting will be held on February 17.

PTI


First Published: Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 00:15


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