Genral Polls 2014: Dhubri recorded highest Voter Turnout; Srinagar the lowest

The 16th Lok Sabha polls registered a record average voter turnout of 66.4%. Dhubri of Assam witnessed the highest turnout at 88.22% followed by Nagaland at 87.82%; Srinagar of J&K registered the lowest turnout at 25.90%, followed by Anantnag of the same state.

Table 1: Top 10 Parliamentary Constituencies in terms of Voter Turnout

Sl. No Parliamentary Constituency State/UT Voter Turnout
1 Dhubri Assam 88.22%
2 Nagaland Nagaland 87.82%
3 Tamluk West Bengal 87.59%
4 Bishnupur West Bengal 86.72%
5 Lakshadweep Lakshadweep 86.61%
6 Kanthi West Bengal 86.61%
7 Bardhaman Purba West Bengal 86.21%
8 Tripura West Tripura 85.92%
9 Basirhat West Bengal 85.45%
10 Birbhum West Bengal 85.33%
Source: Election Commission of India

Table 2: Bottom 10 Parliamentary Constituencies in terms of Voter Turnout

Sl. No Parliamentary Constituency State/UT Voter Turnout
1 Srinagar Jammu & Kashmir 25.90%
2 Anantnag Jammu & Kashmir 28.84%
3 Baramulla Jammu & Kashmir 39.13%
4 Kalyan Maharashtra 42.88%
5 Patna Sahib Bihar 45.33%
6 Bhind Madhya Pradesh 45.62%
7 Nalanda Bihar 47.22%
8 Mumbai North Central Maharashtra 48.61%
9 Arrah Bihar 48.75%
10 Bansgaon Uttar Pradesh 49.88%
Source: Election Commission of India

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