- Uttar Pradesh elections: Large turnout in crucial ‘make-or-break’ phase 1 polling in UP
Uttar Pradesh elections: Large turnout in crucial ‘make-or-break’ phase 1 polling in UP
Over 63 % turnout witnessed in the first phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections traversing 73 constituencies in the western part of the state.
Pitted as one of the most crucial election battleground, UP polls also ascertains the mood of the people towards the government in Centre.
Big voter turnout on Saturday clearly sets the tone for the remaining 5 phases of polling in the state.
Let’s dive in through pictures, how the region bettered its own figures of past two elections of 2007 and 2012.
PHOTO CREDIT : PRAKASH CHATTOPADHYAY