Chhattisgarh polls:Voting in 1st phase picks up amid Naxal threat

Voting for the first phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls in 18 constituencies of Maoist-hit Bastar region and Rajnandgaon district began on Monday with 16% electorate exercising their franchise in the first few hours, amid a low intensity IED attack by Maoists in Kanker district that left a policeman injured.

Nov 11, 2013, 13:01 PM IST