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All about the Lok Sabha elections

BJP's Kirron Kher and her actor husband Anupam Kher have assets worth Rs. 45 crore and are the richest in the fray of the prominent candidates

chandigarh Updated: Apr 10, 2014 08:47 IST
HT Correspondent
All about elections

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BJP's Kirron Kher and her actor husband Anupam Kher have assets worth Rs. 45 crore and are the richest in the fray of the prominent candidates

Total voters: 6,13,939
Male: 3,32,888
Female: 2,81,051
Number of first time voters: 23,263
Total number of candidates: 17
Total number of women candidates: 5
Total number of polling booths: 519
Number of model polling stations: 519
Number of sensitive polling booths: 167
Electronic Voting Machines: 1,038 (two in each polling booth)
Number of licenced arms deposited: 1,413
Number of illegal firearms seized: 1
Number of illegal ammunition seized: 12 cartridges
Number of social elements against whom preventive action was taken during poll period: 164
Number of non-bailable warrants issued: 86
Number of complaints of paid news: Nil
Liquor haul: 7,535.42 litres
Drugs seized: 16,27,060 milligrams
Total number of cases of poll code violation: 10
Total number of notices of model code violation issued: 10
Total number of cases in which action taken for MCC violation: 2
Total number of MCC violation in which FIR registered: 1
Total number of notices for election expenditure violation issued: 3
Total money seized during poll period by enforcement agencies: 4168500
Percentage of voters issued photo voter slips: 60%. Other can get their photo voter slip at their respective polling booths
Number of postal ballots: 1,475
Number of policemen on poll duty: 5,000
New features: Webcasting
of all polling booths

THE HELPBOOTH CENTRE
Election SMS helpline (9216164606)
·To know you polling station: BTH (space) voter card number
·To check number of persons in queue: QUE (space)voter card number, QUE (space) polling station number
·Contesting candidates: CAN
·Help facility to know the key words: HLP
·Register you number for updates on general election: REG
Discounts: As many as 72 hotels and restaurants in the city will offer one-time discount for the voters. Discount on beauty parlor and spas.

Age wise detail of voters
Age Group Male Female Total
18-19 14,475 8,788 23,263
20-29 95,247 76303 17,1550
30-39 82,452 72,838 15,5290
40-49 63,503 57,862 12,1365
50-59 43,659 35,464 79,123
60-69 21,066 19,177 4,0243
70-79 9,302 8,057 17,359
80+ 3,184 2,562 5,746
Total 3,32,888 2,81,051 6,13,939