Telangana has recorded a turnout of 73.20 per cent in the assembly election on Friday, election authorities said.
It was followed by Alair 91.33, Munugode 91.07, Narsapur 90.53, Bhongir 90.53 and Narsampet 90.06.
The lowest percentage of votes was polled in Charminar 40.18, followed by Yakutpura 41.24, Malakpet 42.74, Nampally 44.02, Jubilee Hills 45.61, Chandrayangutta 46.11 and Secunderabad Cantonment 49.05.
CEO Rajat Kumar lamented that the urban areas, particularly Hyderabad, witnessed a low turnout of voters which was due to apathy of educated urban voters, according to a release from his office.
Kumar claimed that some papers at the presiding officers level were found "misplaced" and not missing with regard to Karwan segment in Hyderabad. There was no need for re-poll in the particular polling stations of the Constituency.
The CEO said the political parties and candidates were welcome to keep a watch at the polled EVMs as well as unpolled electronic voting machines as he had taken permission from the Election Commission for that, according to the release.
Counting of votes would be taken up on December 11.
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