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Number of voters up by 4.46L, total now 4.39 cr

DNAHM120901 | 5/17/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :252

The number of registered voters in the state has gone up by 4.46 lakh since the Assembly elections in December and crossed 4.39 crore, Gujarat's Chief Electoral Officer S Murali Krishna said on Wednesday.
The Election Commission had announced a special summary revision of electoral rolls with January 1, 2018, as the qualifying date. The final electoral rolls were published on May 14, after disposal of claims and objections.
"The number of male voters for the 2017 Assembly elections was 2,26,53,368. This has gone up by 2,26,488 to 2,28,79,856. Similarly, number of female voters was 2,08,74,450, which has increased by 2,20,377 to 2,10,94,827. The number of third gender voters was 702, which has now gone up to 810," GEC
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