Published On : Sat, Feb 4th, 2017

Goa witnesses 53% voter turnout so far

Manohar Parrikar, Goa Polls
Goa experienced a steadily increase in flow of voters casting their votes with 34 per cent turnout till 1.00 pm.

South Goa’s polling percentage was recorded 52 per cent and North Goa’s was recorded 55 per cent.

Polling for 40-seat Goa assembly is underway, where 11.10 lakh voters are going to decide the fate of 251 candidates including 19 women.

Union ministers Manohar Parrikar and Sripad Naik and rebel Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Subhash Velingkar were among the early voters.