Forty electors in Himachal Pradesh rejected all the candidates for the assembly polls and went away without voting, an official said here Tuesday.
While Himachal Pradesh registered a record high voter turnout of 75 percent in the state assembly polls Sunday, polling in state capital Shimla was less than 60 percent.
Scams under the UPA government have tarnished the image of the country globally and eroded the democratic system, BJP leader LK Advani alleged on Thursday.
Sixty companies of central paramilitary forces, including ITBP and CRPF, will be deployed in Himachal Pradesh to ensure free and fair elections at 7,253 polling booths on November 4.
Seven-time MLA and the oldest candidate in fray, Congress veteran Vidya Stokes is pitched in a seven cornered contest in Theog constituency of Shimla in next month`s Assembly polls in Himachal Pradesh.
Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath said that Gujarat will have two-phase polls on December 13 and 17.
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