Elections 2021 Live Updates: 84.21% Voter Turnout In West Bengal, 82.28% In Assam

Assembly Election 2021 Voting LIVE Updates: The results of all five elections will be declared on May 2.

Elections 2021 Live Updates: 84.21% Voter Turnout In West Bengal, 82.28% In Assam

Elections 2021: An elderly voter assisted towards a polling booth in Bengal.

New Delhi:

Votes were polled in 1,53,538 Polling Stations spread across 475 Assembly Constituencies today, in the states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and for third phase of Assam and West Bengal. The number of Polling Stations has increased in view of the fact that the number of voters per polling station has been reduced from 1,500 to 1,000 keeping social distancing norms in view.

The voter turnout In Assam was 82.28% and 84.21% in West Bengal. While 73.40% of the people voted in Kerala till 6 pm, neighbouring Tamil Nadu witnessed 62.86% during the period till 5 pm. 77.87% voters cast their votes in Puducherry.

Meanwhile, an election officer in Bengal was suspended after he claimed he slept overnight with an electronic voting machine (EVM) at the home of a Trinamool Congress leader. The EVM and VVPAT will not be used in the polls, the election body said this morning. Tapan Sarkar, the deputed officer for Howrah's Sector 17 in AC 177 Uluberia Uttar, was found to have taken a reserve EVM to his politician-relative's home to sleep over. Charges for major punishment will now be framed against the official, authorities have said. Police officials attached to him will also face action, they said. 

Along with the state polls, voting will also take place for Lok Sabha bypolls for Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari and Kerala's Malappuram seats.

Here are the live updates of assembly elections in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry:

Apr 06, 2021 22:10 (IST)
Clash Between BJP, CPI (M) Workers In Kerala's Kattayikonam
A clash erupted on Tuesday afternoon between the workers of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Kattayikonam area of rural Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala during the elections, reports news agency ANI.

Apr 06, 2021 21:14 (IST)
Tamil Nadu recorded a voter turnout of 65.11 per cent in the single-phase assembly elections.
Apr 06, 2021 20:33 (IST)
Tamil Nadu polls: AIADMK MP Ravindranath's car attacked in Bodinayakanur

AIADMK MP P Ravindranath's car was allegedly attacked on Tuesday when he went to inspect polling in Bodinayakanur constituency from where his father and Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam is contesting the elections.

Tamil Nadu recorded a voter turnout of 62.42 per cent till 5.30 pm in the assembly polls in the state, according to the Election Commission (EC).

Polling across 234 assembly constituencies in 38 districts of Tamil Nadu started at 7 am.
Apr 06, 2021 20:19 (IST)
Complaint against BJP candidate for sporting lotus emblem on sari while voting in Tamil Nadu

A complaint on violation of the Model Code of Conduct was lodged against BJP candidate in Coimbatore South Constituency Vanathi Srinivasan for sporting a Lotus emblem while casting her vote here on Tuesday, official sources said.

Vanathi Srinivasan, who arrived with a few party workers to the election booth, was found having a white lotus engraving on her sari, while casting her vote and her opponent Congress candidate, Mayura Jayakumar lodged a complaint with the returning officer.

The complaint was forwarded to the Chief Electoral Officer, Chennai for follow up, since lotus is the BJP symbol, official sources said.
Apr 06, 2021 19:39 (IST)
This election will create milestone in Kerala's political history: V Muraleedharan

The Kerala assembly poll is going to create a milestone in the state''s political history, said Union Minister V Muraleedharan on Tuesday after casting his vote at the Kottaram polling station in Ulloor.

"This poll is going to create a sort of milestone in the political history of Kerala. People will express their dissatisfaction and reject both United Democratic Front and Left Democratic Front alliances," the BJP leader said

Apr 06, 2021 19:24 (IST)
DMK MP Kanimozhi, Other COVID-19 Affected People In Tamil Nadu Vote Wearing PPE Kit

DMK Lok Sabha MP Kanimozhi, who is being treated for COVID-19, on Tuesday voted at a polling station by wearing the Personal Protective Equipment kit.

Also, a number of others being treated for the virus voted here and in other parts of Tamil Nadu.

Ms Kanimozhi arrived in an ambulance from the hospital where she is being treated for the infection and voted with the PPE kit on. She had tested positive for the virus on April 3.

Ahead of the arrival of people infected with the coronavirus, all personnel in polling stations donned the PPE kits and facilitated their voting. The premises were sanitised later.

Apr 06, 2021 19:07 (IST)
Kerala elections: Minor incidents of violence reported in some places

Kerala continued to witness a massive turnout of voters on Tuesday with 69.81 per cent electors casting their franchise till 5 PM as minor incidents of violence were reported from few places. As many as 957 candidates are in the poll arena vying for 140 Assembly seats in the state where the election is being held as per COVID-19 protocol.

Tempers ran high at Kattayikonam in Kazhakootam constituency, a stronghold of the Marxist party in Thiruvananthapuram district, as CPI(M) and BJP workers clashed.

Four BJP workers were injured and their car was damaged.

Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran, who is the LDF candidate from the constituency, told reporters that the aim of the protestors was to disrupt the voting procedure and alleged that police had acted as "BJP agent".
Apr 06, 2021 18:58 (IST)
Voting peaceful at Assam's Bhogdanga, polling station outside Indo-Bangla border fencing

With the hope that the new government of Assam will address their problems, Haleswar Ray on Tuesday voted for the party of his choice at the sole polling station set up outside the Indo-Bangladesh border fencing in the state's Dhubri district.

Mr Ray is one of the 386 voters of the polling station at Bhogdanga, a tiny hamlet in the Gauripur assembly constituency in the district, and voting was held peacefully in the third and final phase of the elections.

Dhubri district, which shares 153 kms of the total 267.5 kms of Assam's border with Bangladesh, has 63 polling stations along the international boundary with 26 in Dhubri, 18 in Gauripur and 19 in Golokgunj constituencies, an official said.

All these polling stations are inside the border fence except Bhogdanga which is outside it.

Apr 06, 2021 18:36 (IST)
Kerala Law minister files complaints with Election Commission against Opposition leader, NSS chief

Kerala Law Minister AK Balan on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Election Commission against Leader of the Opposition Ramesh Chennithala and Nair Service Society chief G Sukumaran Nair for "misusing the traditions and names of Gods in an unprecedented manner" on polling day.  

The Sabarimala women's entry issue, one of the major poll planks of the opposition UDF and the NDA against the ruling LDF during campaigning, took centre stage even on Tuesday. 

"The UDF and the BJP are misusing the traditions and the names of Gods in an unprecedented manner during this election. The Election Commission should take serious note of such incidents," Mr Balan said in his complaint. 

Apr 06, 2021 17:55 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 17:31 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 16:59 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 16:51 (IST)
Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: Congress Leader Karti Chidambaram Casts Vote In Sivaganga

Congress leader Karti Chidambaram today cast his vote along with his wife and daughter at a polling booth in Tiruppathur, Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu. Read Here
Apr 06, 2021 16:46 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 16:21 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 15:35 (IST)
Bengal voting: Candidates with criminal cases contesting in phase 3 of assembly elections

Apr 06, 2021 15:29 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 15:20 (IST)
Kerala voting: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala have cast vote

Kerala is voting in a single phase for the 140 constituencies in the state.

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who is contesting from Dharmadam in Kannur, Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala (Haripad), Senior Congress leader Oommen Chandy (Puthupally),
BJP state president K Surendran, trying his luck from Konni and Manjewswaram and ''Metroman'' E Sreedharan, (Palakkad) were among those who have already cast their votes.
Apr 06, 2021 15:03 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 15:02 (IST)
Election voting: Over 20 crore people are voting in third phase


Over 20 crore people from Assam, Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are voting in a mammoth electoral exercise today. For the latter three, this is the first and only phase of polling. It is Assam's third and final, while Bengal has five more.

Apr 06, 2021 14:51 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 14:42 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 14:40 (IST)
Puducherry voting: Heavyweight candidates contesting in 30 seats
Apr 06, 2021 14:34 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 14:31 (IST)
Kerala voting: BJP has fielded 107 rich candidates, ruling CPM has 72
Apr 06, 2021 14:28 (IST)
Kerala voting: Actor Mammootty casts vote in Ernakulam

Actor Mammootty casts vote at a polling booth in Ponnurunni, Ernakulam.
Apr 06, 2021 14:17 (IST)
Bengal voting: Trinamool candidate chased out of polling booth with lathis

A candidate from Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress was chased with lathis by a group of people in Arandi area of the Arambagh constituency. Ms Banerjee said "BJP workers chased Trinamool candidate Sujata Mondal and hit her on head near a polling booth".
The Trinamool Congress has claimed that a security personnel was injured. (Read full story here)
Apr 06, 2021 13:53 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 13:51 (IST)
Election voting: 53% turnout in Bengal, Assam and Puducherry till 1 pm


Over 50% of the eligible voters have exercised their franchise in West Bengal, Assam and Puducherry till 1 pm, according to the Election Commission. While 47.28% of the people have voted in Kerala, neighbouring Tamil Nadu witnessed 39.8% during the period. Both the states along with Puducherry are voting in a single phase.
Apr 06, 2021 13:24 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 13:23 (IST)
Assembly Elections 2021: Tamil Star Ajith Trends After Taking Away Unmasked Fan's Phone At Polling Booth
In footage that has now going viral, a fan manages to get close enough to the actor to take a selfie with him - without Ajith's consent"
Apr 06, 2021 13:19 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 13:16 (IST)
Kerala Election Today As LDF-UDF Revolving Door Meets BJP's Push
In a state with a four-decades-old tradition of alternating between the two main coalitions every five years, will these elections buck the trend - that's the all-important question that more than 2.74 crore people in Kerala will get to decide today."
Apr 06, 2021 13:01 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 12:51 (IST)
Election voting: Heavyweight candidates in Kerala


Apr 06, 2021 12:48 (IST)
Phase 3 election news: 20 crore voters in 4 states, 1 union territory voting today


Over 20 crore people from Assam, Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are voting in a mammoth electoral exercise today. For the latter three, this is the first and only phase of polling. It is Assam's third and final, while Bengal has five more.
Apr 06, 2021 12:45 (IST)
Tamil Nadu voting: Chief Minister E Palaniswami voted in Siluvampalayam

Earlier, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami voted at a polling station in Siluvampalayam, Eddapadi and urged voters in the state to do the same. "I appeal to all to cast their vote in the legislative assembly elections," said the Chief Minister.

Polling across 234 Assembly constituencies in 38 districts of the state began at 7 am.
Apr 06, 2021 12:36 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 12:34 (IST)
Kerala voting: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor casts vote


Congress MP Shashi Tharoor casts vote at a polling station in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. 

140 seats in  the state are voting in single phase today. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's CPM is contesting 77 seats, with 21 going to the CPI and the rest to smaller allies, including the JDS (four) and Sharad Pawar's NCP (three). The LDF is also supporting 11 Independents. The Congress, which leads the UDF, is contesting 93 seats, the IUML 25 and the Kerala Congress 10. The BJP is contesting 113 seats, with 21 going to the BDJS.
Apr 06, 2021 12:25 (IST)
Polling continues in the constituency of Yanam, an enclave of #Puducherry, geographically located in the East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh (Image courtesy: @ceopuducherry) #PuducherryElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 12:23 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 12:21 (IST)
Polling continues in the constituency of Yanam, an enclave of #Puducherry, geographically located in the East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh. (Image courtesy: @ceopuducherry) #PuducherryElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 12:09 (IST)
Tamil Nadu voting: EPS's biggest election against DMK-Congress, Kamal Haasan

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami is fighting from Edappadi, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam from Bodinayakanur and DMK chief MK Stalin from Kolathur. AMMK chief TTV Dhinakaran is on the ballot in Kovilpatti and Kamal Haasan from Coimbatore (South). The BJP's big names include Vanathi Srinivasan - who faces Kamal in Coimbatore - and actor Khushbu Sundar.
Apr 06, 2021 12:04 (IST)
Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections: DMK Debutant Udhayanidhi Stalin Votes In Tamil Nadu Says Written My Exam
Udhayanidhi Stalin, after casting his vote today in Tamil Nadu, compared his debut poll outing to an exam."
Apr 06, 2021 12:00 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 11:57 (IST)
Election voting: 34.71% turnout in Bengal, 31.04% in Kerala, 33.18% in Assam till 11 am


Over 30% of the eligible voters have exercised their franchise in West Bengal, Kerala And Assam till 11 am. The union territory of Puducherry has seen an impressive turnout of 35-59% so far. Tamil Nadu - where polls are being held in single phase - has recorded a turnout of 20.84% in the first five hours of polling.
Apr 06, 2021 11:54 (IST)
Congress leader AK Antony cast his vote at Government High School, Thiruvananthapuram earlier today (ANI) #KeralaElections #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 11:35 (IST)
Congress leader AK Antony cast his vote at Government High School, Jagathy in Thiruvananthapuram.
Apr 06, 2021 11:31 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 11:30 (IST)
Assam Minister and BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma casts his vote at a polling station in Amingaon, Guwahati (ANI) #AssamAssemblyPolls #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 11:30 (IST)
Assam voting: Himanta Sarma casts vote in Guwahati


Assam Minister and BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma casts his vote at a polling station in Amingaon, Guwahati. 

30 seats in Assam will vote in the third and final phase. The ruling BJP - which is targeting a second term - is contesting 20 seats, with allies AGP and UPPL contesting 13 and eight, respectively. . The Congress, at the head of an opposition alliance, is contesting 24, with Badruddin Ajmal's AIUDF getting 12, the BPF eight and CPM one. In some seats, allied parties have each put up their own candidate. 

In 2016, the BJP-AGP pair won 15 seats. The BPF, which was then an ally, won eight. The Congress won 11 and the AIUDF six.
Apr 06, 2021 11:29 (IST)
ITBP troops guarding booths and helping senior citizens in Kulpi, Sundarbans during third phase of West Bengal Assembly polls today (Image courtesy: @ITBP_official) #WestBengalPolls #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 11:25 (IST)
Elections 2021: 20 crore voters in four states, 1 union territory are eligible to vote today

Over 20 crore people from Assam, Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are voting in a mammoth electoral exercise today. For the latter three, this is the first and only phase of polling. It is Assam's third and final, while Bengal has five more.
Apr 06, 2021 11:18 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 11:13 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 11:11 (IST)
Kerala voting: State Finance Minister Thomas Isaac casts vote

Some 2.74 crore voters will exercise their franchise to decide the fate of 957 candidates including high-profile leaders and independents in 140 Assembly constituencies across the state. The ruling LDF is hoping to retain power for a second consecutive term breaking the state's four-decades-old trend of alternating between the UDF every five year.
Apr 06, 2021 10:59 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 10:56 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 10:55 (IST)
Puducherry Elections: Congress contesting in 14 seats, ally DMK in 13

Puducherry - which is voting in single phase - witnessed an impressive turnout of 15.12 per cent in the first three hours of polling.  The union territory is currently under President's Rule after the dramatic collapse of the V Narayanasamy-led Congress government. The party is contesting 14 of the 30 Assembly seats, with the DMK getting 13 and smaller allies the rest. As in Tamil Nadu, the BJP has ceded majority to a local party - in this case, the AINRC of former Chief Minister N Rangaswamy. The BJP is contesting nine to its 16 seats, with the AIADMK getting the rest.
Apr 06, 2021 10:43 (IST)
Assam Voting: 40 seats vote in third and final phase in Assam

Assamese actor Kopil Bora is among early voters in the state.  (Pic credit: Ceo Assam)


In Assam, the final phase sees 40 seats in play, with the ruling BJP targeting a second term. The Congress, at the head of an opposition alliance, is contesting 24, with Badruddin Ajmal's AIUDF getting 12, the BPF eight and CPM one. In some seats, allied parties have each put up their own candidate. The BJP is contesting 20 seats, with allies AGP and UPPL contesting 13 and eight, respectively. In 2016, the BJP-AGP pair won 15 seats. The BPF, which was then an ally, won eight. The Congress won 11 and the AIUDF six.
Apr 06, 2021 10:38 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 10:35 (IST)
Tamil Nadu Voting: Congress leader Karti Chidambaram casts vote in Tiruppathur


Congress leader Karti Chidambaram casts vote at polling booth number 276 in Tiruppathur, Sivaganga district.
Apr 06, 2021 10:29 (IST)
Kerala Voting: Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja casts her vote in Kannur


Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja casts her vote in Kannur. She is contesting for the fourth time and has lost once in the Assembly elections. As a health minister, she led Kerala's efforts against the outbreak of Nipah and the COVID pandemic. (ANI)
Apr 06, 2021 10:25 (IST)
Tamil Nadu: Actor Vijay arrives to cast his vote in Chennai's Neelankarai (ANI) #TamilNaduElections2021#ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 10:19 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 10:13 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 10:11 (IST)
Election News Live: 14.62% Polling In Bengal, Over 13% In Kerala And Tamil Nadu Till 9 am

15.12 per cent of the eligible voters have cast their vote till 9 am in Puducherry, according to the Election Commission. Neighbouring Tamil Nadu (13.80 per cent) and Kerala (13.88 per cent) have also seen impressive turnout. 

Meanwhile, 14.62 per cent of the voters in West Bengal have exercised their faranchise till 9 am, data shows. Voter turnout at Assam is 12.83 per cent.
Apr 06, 2021 09:49 (IST)
Kerala assembly election 2021: State BJP president, family cast their votes


Kerala BJP President K Surendran and his family cast their votes in Modakkallur, Kozhikode (ANI)
Apr 06, 2021 09:41 (IST)
Kerala BJP President K Surendran and his family cast their votes in Modakkallur, Kozhikode (ANI) #KeralaElections #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 09:38 (IST)
Assembly Election 2021 Voting: 31 seats in Bengal are voting in phase 3

The Trinamool is contesting all 31, as is the BJP. The Congress, which has allied with the Left, is contesting seven and the CPM 13, with the rest going to smaller allies like the ISF, AIFB and RSP. In 2016, the Trinamool won 29 of these seats and pocketed over 50 per cent of the votes.
Apr 06, 2021 09:32 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 09:28 (IST)
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan casts his vote at a polling booth in Pinarayi #KeralaElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 09:21 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 09:03 (IST)
Former Puducherry CM and Congress leader V Narayanasamy casts his vote (ANI) #ElectionsWithNDTV #PuducherryElections2021
Apr 06, 2021 09:01 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 08:58 (IST)
Phase 3 election news: Voting to take place in single phase in Kerala

Apr 06, 2021 08:55 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 08:50 (IST)
Assembly Elections 2021 news: CPM is contesting 77 seats, Congress in 93 seats


The 140 seats of Kerala vote in a single phase today, with the LDF government led by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan looking to retain power. Mr Vijayan's CPM is contesting 77 seats, with 21 going to the CPI and the rest to smaller allies, including the JDS (four) and Sharad Pawar's NCP (three). The LDF is also supporting 11 Independents. The Congress, which leads the UDF, is contesting 93 seats, the IUML 25 and the Kerala Congress 10. The BJP is contesting 113 seats, with 21 going to the BDJS.
Apr 06, 2021 08:49 (IST)
Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala casts his vote at booth number 51A in Haripad #KeralaElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 08:45 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 08:42 (IST)
Phase 3 election live news: Senior citizen inaugurates a polling booth in Assam

A senior citizen inaugurates a polling booth in Bongaigaon in Assam. He was the first voter at the polling station to cast his vote.
Apr 06, 2021 08:37 (IST)
#TamilNaduElections2021 | I appeal to all to come out and cast their votes, says DMK's Udhayanidhi Stalin, who is contesting from the Chepauk assembly constituency (ANI) #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 08:37 (IST)
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2021: EPS's biggest election against DMK-Congress, Kamal Haasan


Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami and his ruling AIADMK, which has allied with the BJP, is contesting against the MK-Stalin-led DMK-Congress combine that swept 38 of 39 Lok Sabha seats in the state in 2019.

There are a total of 3,998 candidates across the 234 constituencies and around 6.3 crore people eligible to cast their votes, with the results to be declared on May 2.
Apr 06, 2021 08:35 (IST)
Elections 2021: Over 20 crore people in 4 states, 1 union territory expected to vote today

Over 20 crore people from Assam, Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are voting in a mammoth electoral exercise today. For the latter three, this is the first and only phase of polling. It is Assam's third and final, while Bengal has five more.
Apr 06, 2021 08:29 (IST)
Polling underway in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore #TamilNaduElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 08:25 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 08:22 (IST)
Election News: Voting will be held in 40 seats in Assam

Apr 06, 2021 08:21 (IST)
Elections 2021: PM Modi's Appeal In 4 Languages As Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Bengal, Assam Vote Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted in Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil, Assamese and English as he made a strong appeal to voters in four states and Puducherry, a union territory, to step out and use their democratic right."
Apr 06, 2021 08:20 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 08:18 (IST)
Elections 2021: "India counting on you," Rahul Gandhi appeals to people to vote

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has appealed to people in the four states and union territory of Puducherry to vote in large numbers.
Apr 06, 2021 08:18 (IST)
BJP Puducherry President and candidate from Lawspet constituency, V Saminathan, casts his vote (ANI) #PuducherryElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 08:16 (IST)
DMK President MK Stalin cast his vote in Teynampet (ANI) #TamilNaduElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 08:16 (IST)
Assembly Elections 2021- Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, E Sreedharan Vote Early In Today's Polls

Voting began at 7 am in four states - Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Bengal and Assam - and the union territory of Puducherry. Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and E Sreedharan were among the early voters in their respective stattes.
Apr 06, 2021 08:07 (IST)
Long queues witnessed at Uzanbazar polling station in Guwahati #AssamAssemblyPolls #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 07:59 (IST)
Apr 06, 2021 07:54 (IST)
West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: BJP candidate from Diamond Harbour casts vote


BJP candidate from Diamond Harbour in South 24 Parganas, Dipak Haldar casts his vote at Abdalpur F P Primary School in the district for the third phase of West Bengal assembly elections.
Apr 06, 2021 07:50 (IST)
Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan casts his vote at Chennai High School, Teynampet in Chennai (ANI) #TamilNaduElections2021 #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 07:45 (IST)
Tamil Nadu phase 3 polling: Rajinikanth casts vote in Thousand Lights constituency


Actor Rajinikanth casts vote at a polling booth in Stella Maris of Thousand Lights constituency. The key candidates in the constituency are Dr. Ezhilan Naganathan of the DMK and Khushbu Sundar of the BJP.
Apr 06, 2021 07:42 (IST)
Two senior citizens cast their votes for the third and final phase of #AssamAssemblyPolls Visuals from a polling booth in Kokrajhar (ANI) #ElectionsWithNDTV
Apr 06, 2021 07:41 (IST)
Elections 2021: Puducherry votes for 30 assembly seats


Puducherry will see a contest between the Congress-DMK alliance and the opposition tie-up of All India NR Congress, BJP, and AIADMK.