Over 65% turnout in phase-II of UP polls

Lucknow
15 Feb 2017

An impressive turnout of over 65 per cent was recorded in 67 Assembly constituencies across 11 districts of western Uttar Pradesh, figuring in the second phase of the crucial state polls today. The districts where polling were held included Bijnor, Saharanpur, Moradabad, Sambhal, Rampur, Bareilly, Amroha, Pilibhit, Kheri, Shahjahanpur and Badaun.
"Polling was held peacefully amid tight security," UP chief electoral officer T Venkatesh said.