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polling booth

a semienclosed space in which a voter stands to mark a ballot paper during an election
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However, the villagers alleged that they have no transportation facilities to reach the polling booth and that they have to walk at least around 5-7 kms to reach the polling station.
The poll body on Wednesday decided to conduct re-polling in five polling booths in five polling stations in Chandragiri Assembly segment, which is a part of Chittoor Lok Sabha constituency.
Nine polling booths had less than seven votes cast in Wachi and less than five votes in 14 booths in Shopian was observed.Officials at several polling stations were idling around, while troops maintained a vigil against possible disruption by local youth.
The number of polling booths in these areas would be 568 and 194 Presiding Officers (PO), 568 Assistant Presiding Officers (APO) and the same number of polling officers would perform duties.
Speaking in an interview on Friday in Uyo, the state capital, Igini explained that 'the polling booths are not illegal, but are located at improper places', adding that such polling booths had been relocated to public places where voters can easily access.
have been set up in the constituency with 232 male polling booths and
A total 137 polling stations have been set up in the constituency with 232 male polling booths and 195 females polling booths.
Starting this year, ECB has provided postal ballot and polling booth facilities for the employees of Pasakha Industrial Estate and the industries in Phuentsholing along with the members of Truckers and Taxi Association of Bhutan in Phuentsholing.
Meanwhile, assistant election commissioner of Bajaur tribal district Pervez Iqbal on Tuesday acknowledged that polling booths for women at polling stations were not sufficient in the region on the election day.
'Our party has agents for all polling booths and they would ensure that elections are carried out in free and faire atmosphere.'
Similarly, 58 CTD officials will be deployed in Chiniot's two NA and four provincial assembly seats consisting of 610 polling stations, 160 officers in 14 NA and 30 provincial assembly seats consisting of 3,885 polling stations while 109 employees will be deployed in four NA and nine provincial assembly seats in Sheikhupura with 1,275 polling booths.
In Bakot union council, four are contesting which includes Nazir Ahmed Abbasi ( Sword), Muhammad Zaheer Abbasi ( Scale), Shoukat Arbab Abbasi ( Bat), Zahid Hussain ( Washing Machine) where total registered votes are 21,220 and 19 polling stations are established out of which 59 polling booths of male and female are marked.