New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: The polling for the assembly elections in Delhi is underway with people queuing up outside polling booths since early Saturday morning undeterred by the chilly weather. As many as 1.47 crore people are eligible to exercise their franchise in the polls that will decide the fate of 672 candidates in 70 assembly constituencies which are seeing a triangular contest among the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), opposition BJP and the Congress.

Several leaders, including former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh, CM Arvind Kejriwal, EAM Dr. S Jaishankar, cast their vote at the national capital.

EAM Dr. S. Jaishankar casts his vote at the polling station set up at NDMC School of Science and Humanities Education at Tuglak Cresent.

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Madhav casts his vote at a polling station in Jhandewalan area in Karol Bagh assembly constituency.

Congress' Alka Lamba casts her vote at polling booth number 161 at Tagore Garden Extension.

AAP's Raghav Chadha casts his vote at a polling station in Rajinder Nagar.

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, along with his family, casts his vote at a polling booth in Civil Lines.

President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind cast their votes at Dr Rajendra Prasad Kendriya Vidyalaya, President’s Estate.

 

Former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh casts his vote at Nirman Bhawan in New Delhi assembly constituency.

Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi cast their vote at Nirman Bhawan in New Delhi assembly constituency.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi leaves after casting his vote at a polling booth on Aurangzeb lane.

Voting for the assembly elections in Delhi is underway. Over 1.47 crore people are eligible to exercise their franchise in the polls that will decide the fate of 672 candidates in 70 assembly constituencies which are seeing a triangular contest among the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), opposition BJP and the Congress. Poll officials said 3.66 per cent votes were cast in the first hour of voting, which began at 8 am.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma